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Nintendo gets UK ISPs to block Switch piracy sites

Enlarge / Artist's rendering of the reaction at the sites affected by the UK high court's recent ruling. Nintendo has obtained a court order from the England and Wales High Cour...

Nintendo gets UK ISPs to block Switch piracy sites

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Australian ISPs ordered by government to block eight sites hosting violent content Directly following the terror attacks in Christchurch earlier in 2019, the Australian Government introduced “The Sharing of Abhorrent Violent Material” bill, which included hastily crafted legislation to penalise offending websites and social media platforms that failed to take down ab...
04:34, 09/09/2019

Australia orders ISPs to block sites hosting Christchurch shooting video Australia isn't waiting for new laws to block access to sites with content it deems horrific. The government's e-safety commissioner Julie Inman has ordered internet service providers in the country to block eight websites hosting the Christchurch t......
05:00, 09/09/2019

Nintendo Switch Lite Specs VS Nintendo Switch Spes: Price aside, whats the difference? Nintendo has just announced the Switch Lite, but aside from it's cheaper price point and lack of detachable Joy-Con's what's the big comparisons under the hood....
19:34, 07/10/2019

Nintendo Direct: Overwatch, Super Nintendo games coming to Nintendo Switch Nintendo announced "Overwatch" will come to its Switch console, while subscribers to its paid online service will get access to a catalog of Super Nintendo games....
05:00, 09/05/2019

Can You Switch ISPs Without Losing Your Email Address? Welcome back to Tech 911, Lifehacker’s weekly tech-advice column. Before I get to this week’s question, one quick summer reminder: The mailbag is looking a little sparse, since you are all probably out having fun in the sun instead of sweating it out with some perplexing PC issue. Please send me any...
18:51, 07/05/2019

Nintendo Switch vs Nintendo Switch Lite: is bigger really better? Launching in March of 2017, the Nintendo Switch has been a runaway success for Nintendo - something the company so desperately needed after the disappointing Wii-U last generation. In the two and a half years since its release, we’ve seen millions of players flock to the hybrid system.Now, in...
00:17, 07/12/2019

Super Nintendo games are coming to Nintendo Switch Online Finally! Super Nintendo games are coming to Nintendo Switch via its online subscription service. The first 20 titles will be available tomorrow.Read More...
17:17, 09/05/2019

Nintendo Switch Netflix App: Can you watch Netflix on Nintendo Switch in 2019? THE Nintendo Switch is a popular portable gaming console, but it is lacking one major feature – media entertainment. So when can you start watching Netflix on the Nintendo Switch?...
01:17, 06/01/2019

The new Nintendo Switch Lite undermines what made the original Switch so special The Nintendo Switch Lite is smaller, lighter and cheaper than a regular Nintendo Switch, and, most importantly after months of rumors, it’s real, having been announced by the House of Mario. Having options as to how to spend our hard-earned gaming money is welcome, and the prospect of a ...
19:34, 07/10/2019

The Nintendo Switch Mini that Nintendo keeps denying might’ve just leaked Countless rumors and reports from credible sources (including The Wall Street Journal) have claimed that Nintendo is preparing to launch at least one new Switch model in the near future, but the Japanese company has refused to make the news official. The cat may finally be out of the bag, though, as...
11:17, 06/20/2019

Nintendo announces a handheld Nintendo Switch Lite for $199 Nintendo has unveiled a new Nintendo Switch called the Nintendo Switch Lite. As the name suggests, this console is a bit cheaper than the original Nintendo Switch, but it comes with a few drawbacks. The biggest difference between the Nintendo Switch and the Nintendo Switch Light is that you can’t c...
16:00, 07/10/2019

Nintendo Switch TWO: Big News, Switch Mini release date may be 2019 as Nvidia tease update New information via Nvidia's financial reports suggest that we'll be seeing new Nintendo hardware sooner rather than later - here's what you need to know....
09:51, 05/27/2019

WSJ: Nintendo Switch upgrade and a cheaper Switch console are coming soon Every few months, a rumor comes around claiming that Nintendo is working on a brand new Switch console, focusing either on an upgrade for the current model, a cheaper Switch, or both. Nintendo then promptly shuts down those rumors, insisting it has nothing to announce. More recently, however, Ninten...
18:51, 06/12/2019

The Nintendo Switch Lite vs. the original Switch: What's changed? We knew it was coming, but Nintendo's finally drawn the curtain back on a smaller, portable-only version of its successful Switch console. It'll be out in September, in plenty of time before the release of Pokémon Sword and Shield this Novembe......
18:00, 07/10/2019

Nintendo will quietly upgrade the Switch, but don’t call it a Switch Pro Nintendo on Wednesday unveiled the brand new Switch Lite console, a device meant to deliver only handheld gaming experiences for a lower price. The Switch Lite should pack the same performance as the original console, Nintendo revealed, but what the company didn’t say is that it’s planni...
16:51, 07/11/2019

Judge allows Roadshow to raise piracy cases quicker, blocks more piracy websites A group of studios, headed by Roadshow, will only need to notify carriage service providers within two months, instead of six, of when they will raise a legal application to block alleged piracy websites....
20:17, 08/19/2019

Nintendo’s new Switch Lite can’t actually ‘switch’ Nintendo has officially given us a first look at its upcoming Switch Lite console, aimed at handheld gaming. The Japanese company says the new device – which is oddly reminiscent of the Wii U – will launch on September 20 with a suggested retail price of $199. It’ll also be available in three differ...
17:17, 07/10/2019

New Nintendo Switch: everything we want to see from the next Switch console New Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Switch 2, Switch Pro, Switch Mini, or a pair of new Switch consoles – whatever the new handheld from Nintendo is called, there's going to be at least one other Switch model coming down the line at some point soon.With the Nintendo Switch coming up to the two...
17:51, 05/28/2019

Switch Lite console update: Nintendo has ANOTHER Switch console coming out this year Nintendo has announced plans to ship a new Switch console later this year, but it's also quietly altering the original Switch, too - here's what you need to know....
22:17, 07/14/2019

Mario Maker 2 Nintendo Direct: EVERYTHING Nintendo revealed in May Switch Direct Nintendo revealed much more information about the upcoming Super Mario Maker 2 for Nintendo Switch - here's everything you need to know about the upcoming game....
00:34, 05/16/2019

Block Sites From Google Results With uBlacklist Chrome: Sometimes you just never want to see a certain site in your Google results. Maybe you want to block a sketchy news source, or you don’t want Pinterest in your image search results, or there’s a really gross forum that keeps appearing in searches. Some sites like Yahoo Answers and Quora have ...
22:17, 06/18/2019

Nintendo fans take another look at the Switch After two years with the Nintendo Switch, a few things still manage to impress editor Devindra Hardawar, like how flexible the system is mobile or docked, or the way those shareable Joy-Cons pull everyone into the experience. In re-examining his revi......
17:00, 06/07/2019

The best games for Nintendo Switch Nintendo's Switch is on a roll. The youngest of the games consoles is punching above its weight with a mix of core Nintendo games that have pushed iconic characters like Mario and Link into the modern gaming age. The Switch is also a portable console......
15:51, 07/03/2019

You’ll soon be able to run Android on your Nintendo Switch If you’ve been dying to install Android on your Nintendo Switch to turn it into an even more versatile gadget, then your wish is about to come true. We’ve seen all the teasers showing us that Android can operate on the console, and the team behind the mod is apparently ready for an &ldqu...
16:51, 07/28/2019

How to tell the new Nintendo Switch console apart from the old one Nintendo a few days ago unveiled its second Switch console, the Switch Lite that’s all about handheld gameplay, featuring no support whatsoever for TVs. Soon after that, the company quietly confirmed that a hardware refresh of the regular Switch will be released in the coming weeks. The first ...
03:17, 07/19/2019

Social media sites block satirical rap video in Singapore after government complaint Facebook and other social media sites have restricted access to a satirical rap video in Singapore after the wealthy city-state's government requested the removal of content it said could fan racial tension....
09:51, 08/02/2019

The Nintendo Switch Lite Is Now Available For Pre-Order Just in time for back-to-school shopping, the Nintendo Switch Lite is now available for pre-order. Choose form the Gray, yellow, turquoise, and Pokemon Limited Edition models for $200.Read more......
01:51, 07/31/2019

This might be what the upcoming Nintendo Switch Mini really looks like A leak a few weeks ago, revealed the alleged design of the Nintendo Switch Mini, the smaller, more affordable Switch console that’s supposedly launching this year. At the time, we told you that while we could not verify the leak, a protective case for the smaller console, the manufacturer clai...
13:34, 07/01/2019

The Morning After: Nintendo's Lite Switch Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Nintendo reveals its next console, and we even have a peek at Samsung's next Galaxy Note. There's also a new update for Google's AI-powered Translate camera, and the last Windows 10 preview is testing a post-pas......
15:17, 07/11/2019

Nintendo's Switch Lite is now available for pre-order Nintendo revealed a cheaper, handheld-only version of its ultra-successful Switch a couple of weeks back. The Switch Lite won't ship until September 20th, though you can pre-order one as of today....
01:51, 07/31/2019

Nintendo Switch Online: should you sign up? The Nintendo Switch Online service has been live for near enough two years now – though even then it was late to the game. Rival services like Xbox Live or PlayStation Plus had been going for years previously, offering a host of online benefits to Nintendo Switch players who subscribe for a m...
20:34, 08/08/2019

Best Nintendo Switch games from E3 2019 Nintendo hasn’t held a physical conference at E3 for some time now, and E3 2019 was no different. But it still knocked it out of the park with its online showcase for the Nintendo Switch this year, announcing a slew of incredible-looking new games, significant updates to existing favorites, s...
23:17, 06/11/2019

A PC, Xbox One, PS4 And Nintendo Switch, All In The One System The quickest, easiest and most horrifically expensive way to end the console wars forever would be to simply put every major platform on the market in 2019—including a powerful gaming PC—in the one box. And that’s exactly what this one box does....
02:00, 07/24/2019

Here’s why Nintendo Switch consoles keep frying Enlarge / The "overcooked" game listing in this shot is a little on-the-nose, for a lot of Switch owners who tried using third-party cables, chargers, or docks with the portable console. (credit: Pixabay) For over a year, Nintendo Switch owners have wondered about—and outright feared—plugging the...
16:17, 08/03/2019

Another new Switch won't release this year, says Nintendo The Nintendo Switch Lite was recently announced, and there are rumors another new Nintendo Switch could be on the way. But according to Nintendo, we won't be seeing the new console this year.At a press briefing for the announcement of the Switch Lite, Nintendo president Doug Bowser revealed tha...
00:17, 07/12/2019

All The Nintendo Games Ported From The Wii U To The Switch The Wii U wasn’t exactly a raging success. The Nintendo Switch certainly is. So you can’t blame Nintendo for wanting to bring a bunch of games that a lot of people missed on the former over to the latter....
07:34, 09/05/2019

We Tried the New Nintendo Switch Lite. Here’s What it’s Like to Play Nintendo on Wednesday unveiled the Nintendo Switch Lite, a smaller and cheaper version of its popular console rethought exclusively for handheld use. While the standard Nintendo Switch, released in March 2017, can be played either on a television screen or on the go, the new Switch Lite is strictly ...
15:34, 07/10/2019

Nintendo says there is no Switch exchange program You might not want to buy a first-generation Switch with the assumption Nintendo will replace it with a new model. A Nintendo spokesperson has flatly denied that swaps are available, telling The Verge that "we do not have a Nintendo Switch exchange......
03:51, 08/18/2019

Android is (unofficially) available for the Nintendo Switch You no longer have to wonder when you can throw caution to the wind and install Android on your Switch. Homebrew developers at XDA have released the first publicly available Android firmware for Nintendo's system, a take on the Android 8.1-based Lin......
00:51, 07/29/2019

Nintendo may have many, many more Switch consoles planned Nintendo is definitely releasing the $200 Switch Lite handheld console on September 20th, and may release a higher-end console soon too, if rumors are to be believed. Its plans might even go beyond all that, however. The company is reportedly working......
17:00, 08/07/2019

Australian Internet Providers Ordered to Block Eight Sites Found Hosting Christchurch Footage Australia’s eSafety Commissioner ordered the country’s internet service providers to block eight sites for purportedly hosting footage of the Christchurch massacre, the Guardian reported Sunday, protocol officials recently outlined at this year’s G7 leader’s forum.Read more......
15:00, 09/09/2019

Guidemaster: The best Nintendo Switch accessories you can buy in 2019 Enlarge / You can do a lot with this little guy. (credit: Jeff Dunn) Welcome to Ars Gaming Week 2019! As a staff full of gamers and game-lovers, we'll be serving up extra reviews, guides, interviews, and other stories all about gaming from August 19 to August 23. The Nintendo Switch is one o...
17:00, 08/21/2019

The Nintendo Switch Lite Has Sealed The 3DS's Coffin Remember the Nintendo 3DS? Enjoy that while you can, because after the Nintendo Switch Lite comes out, the 3DS will be erased from all of our collective memories. Okay, not really, but the Switch Lite does look nifty. On this week’s Kotaku Splitscreen, we talk about playing Switch games while lying ...
22:17, 07/11/2019

Is the Switch Lite the death knell for the Nintendo 3DS? Nintendo this week revealed the Switch Lite, a handheld-only version of the Switch with a slimmer form. Naturally, the inclusion of this new Switch into Nintendo’s stable begs the question of what place the venerable 3DS has in the new family. Is the 3DS about to exit the stage. I would say maybe… b...
10:00, 07/13/2019

Nintendo Just Revealed The Switch Lite’s Best Upgrade It was supposed to be the ultimate handheld portable gaming console, but the Nintendo Switch didn’t quite fit the bill. The Switch Lite promises a better design for gaming on the go, but Nintendo has only just revealed what is possibly the best new feature for improved portability: a snap-on case wi...
17:51, 08/30/2019

Nintendo explores 'bendable' Switch controllers Nintendo is apparently concerned that the Switch's Joy-Con controllers might not be flexible enough. The console maker recently applied for a US patent on Joy-Cons with hinges that would let the top half "bend" to provide a more ergonomic grip. Thi......
14:00, 09/09/2019

Nintendo Switch gets unofficial Android port For many, the Nintendo Switch has a form factor and interface that would make it ideal for running a mobile operating system on and, along with it, the wealth of popular mobile gaming titles. However, it’s fair to assume that Nintendo would not be so keen on this idea.The Japanese gaming gian...
08:17, 07/29/2019

Android Is Now Unofficially On Nintendo Switch, And It Looks Great Back in 2018, an exploit was found in the Nintendo Switch that would allow users to run outside code. While that’s of course led to some piracy, it’s also let modders and coders have some fun with the console, up to and including getting Android running on the system, with all the features and trick...
07:51, 07/29/2019

Can Nintendo Switch be a force for fitness – or are we all too lazy? Oh Nintendo, we appreciate you trying. The House of Mario has seen fit to unveil a brand new hardware accessory and video game for the Nintendo Switch, Ring Fit Adventure, continuing a long line of fitness-related games for Nintendo’s home consoles.Much like the bestselling Wii Sports or Wii ...
16:17, 09/15/2019

Japan's Getting A Disney-Themed Nintendo Switch On October 10, Nintendo will be releasing this very Japan-only Nintendo Switch model, which is covered in images and logos from Disney’s Tsum Tsum line....
08:34, 07/25/2019

I Would Love to Run Android on My Nintendo Switch, but I'm Too Much of a Coward Following the reveal of an unpatchable exploit in the Nintendo Switch back in January of 2018, diligent hackers have finally gotten the portable console to boot and run Android. It opens up a long list of potentially excellent alternate uses for the tablet, but thanks to Nintendo’s hardline stance o...
22:17, 07/29/2019

The Nintendo Switch Mini leak might actually be real We’ve told you a few times in recent months that Nintendo might be working on two new Switch consoles, including an upgrade for the current model and a smaller, more affordable Switch. Nintendo has denied those rumors every time someone brought them up, though. Most recently, a The Wall Street...
00:34, 06/21/2019

Doom 64 is coming to the Nintendo Switch on November 22 Bethesda's love affair with Nintendo continues as the game publisher announced that the retro classic Doom 64 is coming to the Nintendo Switch on November 22.Read More...
17:17, 09/05/2019

Check Your Nintendo Switch Cartridges for Damage Before You Use Them The Nintendo Switch is a fun game console, but it’s surprisingly fragile. Its kickstand can snap off like a twig; its screen is easy to scratch; and, apparently, inserting a damaged game cartridge into your console can break the card reader, making it unable to play physical games....
00:34, 06/11/2019

Nintendo announces Switch Lite console The new model of the handheld console – which is cheaper, lighter and smaller than the original – will be released in SeptemberNintendo has announced a new model of its successful Switch console: the Switch Lite. It is cheaper, lighter and smaller than the original model, and will be available on 20...
02:17, 07/11/2019

Nintendo Switch Lite pre-orders are now open Nintendo’s Switch Lite was announced a few weeks ago to polarized reactions, but there’s no doubt it’s already built a line of eager buyers to-be. If you’re one of those, your time has come: The Nintendo Switch is now available to pre-order for $199 – a full hundred bucks less than the original mode...
03:51, 07/31/2019

Nintendo's SNES-style Switch controllers are now available Been pining for Nintendo's SNES-styled Switch controller ever since it was announced alongside the arrival of SNES games on the platform? You now have the chance to get them. Nintendo has started taking orders for the retro $30 gamepad, with the fi......
05:34, 09/17/2019

There’s no official Switch exchange program, says Nintendo A Nintendo spokesperson rebuffs reports that there’s an existing exchange program for new Nintendo Switch owners to swap their newly-purchased units in for the improved model that dropped early July.A slew of reports emerged late last week indicating that the Kyoto-headquartered manufacturer ...
06:17, 08/19/2019

Nintendo confirms that the Switch XL will not be coming out in 2019 The rumors were true. Nintendo is indeed launching the Nintendo Switch Lite this September for $199, removing the device’s signature ability to “switch” between a portable system and a home console. It’ll make Nintendo a great deal of money, and there’s undoubtedly an a...
06:34, 07/11/2019

The RetroBeat: 5 SNES that Nintendo Switch Online still needs Super Nintendo games are finally on the Switch. And even after just one day, the library is already fantastic. But these 5 games would make it better.Read More...
00:34, 09/07/2019

Civilization VI Digital Copy Is Down to Just $45 for the Nintendo Switch Last week’s PlayStation sales must’ve made Switch owners feel a little left out, but hopefully this week will make up for it, starting with Civilization VI. ...
22:51, 06/10/2019

New Nintendo Switch Said to Be Available in India's Grey Markets The new Nintendo Switch is now available in India's grey markets starting at Rs. 27,500, per a new report. Meanwhile, the old Switch is now down to Rs. 21,000....
00:34, 08/28/2019

Horror series 'Amnesia' now available on Nintendo Switch If you've ever wanted to scream for dear life on public transit, there's good news. After first launching on PC in 2010 and then making its way to the PlayStation 4 in 2016, the Amnesia: Collection is now available on Nintendo Switch. The bundle incl......
03:00, 09/13/2019

New Nintendo Switch to Have IGZO Display From Sharp Nintendo’s new Switch consoles will have IGZO display panels made by Sharp, a top Sharp executive said. The semiconducting material’s features include high resolution, low energy consumption and durability....
09:34, 08/07/2019

Nintendo's Switch Lite is a $200 handheld-only console The rumors were true: Nintendo was working on a new kind of Switch, and here it is. The Switch Lite is a slightly different console, designed for handheld play, and will arrive September 20th priced at $200. When it does land, it'll come in three dif......
15:34, 07/10/2019

'Resident Evil 5' and '6' are coming to Nintendo Switch You won't have to be content with older Resident Evil games on the Switch for much longer. Capcom is bringing two of its not-quite-newest survival horror titles, Resident Evil 5 and Resident Evil 6, to Nintendo's platform sometime in the fall. It's n......
22:17, 06/11/2019

The Nintendo Switch Lite Will Be Released On September 20 The Nintendo Switch Lite is a smaller handheld-only portable that will be released this fall. It is being described as a Nintendo Switch for those who just want to play on the go....
15:17, 07/10/2019

Nintendo Switch Lite launches September 20 for $200 Nintendo has confirmed details for the Nintendo Switch Lite, revealing that the new slimmed down console with launch on September 20 for $199.99.Read More...
14:51, 07/10/2019

Here Are The Nintendo Switch Lite Accessories You'll Want to Own Before September 20 In just over a week, all those Nintendo Switch Lite pre-orders will be fulfilled and we can all get in on the super portable fun. But before then, let’s talk about all the supplementary gear you’ll need to pick up before your new toy arrives September 20....
07:17, 09/13/2019

Final Fantasy X|X2 Remaster is Down to $40 on Nintendo Switch Final Fantasy X|X2 HD Remaster on the Nintendo Switch is down to $40 today. This is one of the rare discounts we’ve seen on this particular title and an all-time low. You’ll get about 100 hours of RPG action with this bundle, and that’s pretty amazing for the price. Plus, those hundred hours are pre...
21:51, 05/23/2019

NPD: Nintendo Switch was the top-selling console in August NPD's August report found that Nintendo Switch was once again the top-selling console in the United States as PlayStation 4 and Xbox One age out.Read More...
03:51, 09/13/2019

Fireside chat: is a Nintendo Switch Pro really happening? Are you holding out for a Switch Pro? We wouldn't blame you: with a slimmed-down successor to the 2017 Nintendo Switch, the Nintendo Switch Lite, soon on its way, and plenty of rumors around a new Nintendo Switch console after that, any buying decision you make now has to be informed by what el...
21:17, 08/13/2019

Ring Fit Adventure is Nintendo Switch's answer to Wii Fit Looking to do a proper work out in your living room? Me neither. However, if you want a Nintendo Switch game that uses more of your body than just your fingertips, the Ring Fit Adventure is set to bring a fitness-minded video game to the bestselling Nintendo Switch console.Launching on October 18, R...
16:34, 09/12/2019

Nintendo Switch gets some jazzy new Joy-Con colors this year It's turning into a big year of Nintendo hardware. Two years after the Nintendo Switch first released, we now know we're getting a handheld-only Switch Lite console, a renewed Switch model with double the battery life – and now even some new Joy-Con controller colors, for more aesth...
16:51, 07/17/2019

Nintendo reportedly has even more new Switch models in the works Following months of rumors and speculation, Nintendo finally confirmed the existence of the Switch Lite last month, announcing that the new model of the console would launch on September 20th for $199. Not long after, we learned that the original Switch model was getting an upgrade as well to extend...
03:34, 08/08/2019

Nintendo's Smaller, Cheaper Switch Lite Is Here Confirming rumors and speculation based on leaked photos of cases and other accessories, today Nintendo revealed the new $200 Switch Lite portable console that sheds a bit of weight, a bit of size, and quite a bit of functionality to hit a price point that’s $100 cheaper than the wonderful original ...
21:34, 07/10/2019

Ring Fit Adventure is Nintendo Switch’s successor to Wii Fit Nintendo is launching a new fitness accessory for its hybrid home/handheld Switch console. On October 18, the company will release Ring Fit Adventure, which has players using a ring device and leg strap to battle through a fantasy world. Ring Fit Adventure comes with the Ring-Con and the Leg Strap f...
23:34, 09/12/2019

New Nintendo Switch arrives with better battery life while looking exactly the same A new Nintendo Switch has been quietly announced, which is claimed to offer better battery life than the original version of the Switch, while sporting the exact same design.The improvement in battery life appears to be substantial, with Nintendo quoting a single charge as lasting between 4.5 and 9 ...
16:51, 07/17/2019

Nintendo announces new Switch with better battery life Nintendo revealed this week it’ll be releasing an upgraded version of the Switch, with a longer-lasting battery. So now we can play Breath of the Wild for over five hours — as if we weren’t doing that already. The company first revealed the new model via the Nintendo Japan Twitter: [任天堂HP]バッテリー持続時間が...
22:17, 07/17/2019

Ori and the Blind Forest comes to Nintendo Switch – along with other indie hits If there wasn't enough in the Nintendo Switch game library to keep you occupied, the iconic publisher took to the internet with a live stream featuring its own favorite indie games coming to the console this year.While most of the presentation was concerned with new indie games, or those that h...
16:17, 08/19/2019

What Sharp’s IGZO display technology will mean for the Nintendo Switch A Sharp-produced video shows off IGZO's advantages over traditional amorphous silicon TFT displays. Nintendo will partner with Sharp to put the company's IGZO (indium gallium zinc oxide) displays in the Switch, according to a report from the Wall Street Journal. The Journal reported back in March ...
19:00, 08/08/2019

Damn it feels good to be a Nintendo Switch owner One of the few criticisms leveled against Nintendo Switch at launch was its game selection. Although Breath Of The Wild was a huge smash, a lot of the other titles left a lot to be desired. I mean, anyone remember 1-2-Switch?  Well, following Nintendo‘s E3 presentation this week, that criticism is n...
19:00, 06/13/2019

Nintendo Switch Online is finally getting SNES games – here are the first 20 It was only a matter of time, but Nintendo finally announced that Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES) titles are coming to the Nintendo Switch Online service starting this Thursday, September 5th. Switch owners have waited for this announcement ever since Switch Online launched with a selecti...
16:17, 09/05/2019

Tencent is at the center of Nintendo's Switch launch in China After announcing that it would bring the Switch to China, Nintendo has revealed some details about how it will work and the role of its partner, Tencent. The Chinese tech giant will help Nintendo build simplified Chinese language versions of previous......
23:17, 08/02/2019

Nintendo Switch is almost ready to launch in a huge new market The Switch may have sold like hot cakes in international markets since March 2017, but it has yet to reach stores in China. Nintendo has been working with authorities to bring the Switch to stores in the massive Chinese market though, and local tech giant Tencent is going to play a significant role ...
15:51, 08/03/2019

Square Enix brings The Last Remnant to Nintendo Switch Square Enix is finally bringing The Last Remnant to a Nintendo console. The company revealed that a port of the Remaster is hitting Switch today.Read More...
05:51, 06/11/2019

Nintendo appears to be readying a SNES Switch controller Nintendo may be planning to make SNES-style wireless controllers for the Switch, according to an FCC filing first spotted by a user on the Resetera forum....
15:17, 08/13/2019

Turning the Nintendo Switch into Android’s best gaming hardware Enlarge / Android on the Nintendo Switch. Just think of all the Nintendo apps you're missing out on. The Nintendo Switch is, basically, a game console made out of smartphone parts. The quad-core Nvidia Tegra X1 ARM SoC would be right at home in a smartphone or tablet, along with the 4GB of RAM, ...
02:00, 08/16/2019

Omega Labyrinth Life Toned Down For PS4, But Not For Nintendo Switch Who would have thought that for this console generation the Nintendo Switch would be home to slightly racier content than the PS4? Omega Labyrinth is proof of that....
14:51, 05/14/2019

20 SNES games are coming to Nintendo Switch tomorrow Nintendo Switch Online members have been able to play NES games on Switch for several months, and you won't have to wait much longer until you can finally play SNES games on the console. A whole bunch of them will drop September 5th, and they're incl......
08:00, 09/05/2019

Nintendo, Tencent to Localise Switch Games for China Tencent and Nintendo said on Friday they were working together to localise the Japanese gaming firm's well-known Switch games for the Chinese market....
17:17, 08/02/2019

Nintendo will launch a Disney-themed Switch in Japan Now that Nintendo has finished upgrading the Switch's internals, the company has turned its attention to what's on the outside. The company has teamed up with Disney to create a Tsum Tsum-branded version of the new console to coincide with the launch......
15:00, 07/25/2019

Nintendo to launch a Switch Lite console in September for $200 Nintendo announced Wednesday it will launch a Switch Lite console this September for $199.99. The company calls it a "dedicated handheld" device.       ...
18:51, 07/10/2019

Nintendo’s weird exercise ring is used to control a Switch RPG Get up and move! Last week, Nintendo threw up a vague and unexpected video showing people "moving their bodies, doing some kind of activity, and having a pretty good laugh," as the company now describes it. Today, Nintendo revealed more details about Ring Fit...
23:00, 09/12/2019

This Origin PC rolls PS4 Pro, Xbox One X and Nintendo Switch into one machine Origin PC is celebrating its 10th anniversary, and of course the boutique PC builder is doing it in style – by combining the Xbox One X, PS4 Pro, a high-end PC and a Nintendo Switch in one chassis, and water-cooling all of it. Just the PC specs alone are jaw dropping – the Origin ...
22:00, 07/22/2019

Nintendo Releasing New Switch Model With Better Battery Life This August, Nintendo is releasing a new Switch model with a longer battery life. It will be priced the same as the current model and, aside from the improved battery, feature the same specs....
18:51, 07/17/2019

Nintendo Switch Lite won't be VR compatible (or good for Labo) The Nintendo Switch Lite is set to offer a streamlined version of the Switch console we all know and love: the same games, near-identical inputs, and with some choice features stripped out for a more compact and affordable way into the Nintendo ecosystem. And one thing the Switch Lite has decided to...
14:34, 07/11/2019

Nintendo debuts Ring Fit Adventure, the Switch’s answer to Wii Fit Nintendo today finally revealed what the heck that ring peripheral it teased last week is all about. Namely, the company’s releasing its Switch version of the Wii Fit, an exercise game called Ring Fit Adventure, which turns that bizarre rubber ring into a whole-body sensor. As most people could prob...
04:17, 09/13/2019

NPD: Nintendo Switch outsold PlayStation and Xbox in June Nintendo Switch has outsold Xbox One and PlayStation 4 once again, and it is likely going to continue that streak throughout the rest of the year.Read More...
01:51, 07/19/2019

PS Plus v Xbox Live Gold v Nintendo Switch Online: which one is right for you? In this interconnected age, it can be difficult to keep track of which online subscription service offers the best bang for your buck. While services like Hulu and Netflix are arguably similar, games consoles are a little more varied in their options. Each of the big three consoles has an onlin...
18:00, 07/18/2019

Nintendo Switch runs rings around Wii Fit with new fitness controller Looking to do a proper work out in your living room? Me neither. However, if you want a Nintendo Switch game that uses more of your body than just your fingertips, the Ring Fit Adventure is set to bring a fitness-minded video game to the bestselling Nintendo Switch console.Launching on October 18, R...
15:34, 09/13/2019

Nintendo is working on a minor upgrade for the original Switch A new Nintendo Switch might be on the way. No, we're not talking about the Switch Lite, or the long-rumored Switch Pro, which as its theoretical name implies would offer a sizeable bump in performance. As The Verge notes, some FCC filings suggest tha......
16:51, 07/11/2019

Nintendo Switch is getting The Elder Scrolls: Blades, and it's going to be free Can't get enough of The Elder Scrolls universe? Then if you're the proud owner of a Nintendo Switch console, you're soon going to be able to play The Elder Scrolls: Blades on Nintendo's hybrid console.Announced during the Bethesda E3 2019 conference, so-called "Switch Blades" wil...
04:51, 06/10/2019

Classic Dragon Quest games come to Nintendo Switch Dragon Quest became the prototypical JRPG when it launched on the Nintendo Famicom in 1986. Its first two sequels formed the Erdrick Trilogy, cementing Enix as a role-playing powerhouse. All three games will be making their way to the Nintendo Switch......
19:19, 09/16/2019

Nintendo Announces Some Sort Of Switch Fitness Thing What is this thing? Nintendo says it’s a “new experience for Nintendo Switch” and that we’ll find out more next Thursday. Watch the video below and make your best guesses....
04:34, 09/06/2019

Nintendo Moves Forward with a Cheaper Switch Console Nintendo Co. says it will start selling a cheaper version of its Switch videogame console in September, a move aimed at boosting sales for its more than two-year-old game system....
18:34, 07/10/2019

Nintendo trademarks a mysterious new feature that may be related to the Switch Nintendo Switch-related leaks have been coming fast and furious these days, as the beloved gaming giant preps a smaller, more affordable version of the console launching later this year as the Nintendo Switch Lite. You can check out our report on the Switch Lite here, but it now seems Nintendo has s...
05:34, 07/17/2019

Nintendo is adding 'Donkey Kong Jr.' to Switch Online Nintendo keeps adding heavyweight game titles from years past to Switch Online, making the subscription service more and more tempting. Now, the service is adding three new games to its list: Donkey Kong Jr., VS. Excitebike and Clu Clu Land. They're......
10:34, 05/08/2019

Nintendo Switch Lite is available to pre-order starting today After making its debut in a Nintendo Direct last month, the Nintendo Switch Lite is finally available to pre-order at most major retailers including Amazon. According to information provided by Nintendo during the presentation the console only works in handheld mode and the Joy-Cons are non-rem...
07:17, 07/31/2019

Nintendo Switch Online nears 10 million users Nintendo Switch Online has nearly reached 10 million users, according to a financial statement released by the company on Friday, April 26. That's a fairly substantial amount considering the service launched less than a year ago and, when compared to the system's 35 million unit sales...
18:17, 04/28/2019

Wirecutter's best deals: Save $15 on a Nintendo Switch Pro Controller This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read Wirecutter's continuously updated list of deals here....
23:51, 06/13/2019

Nintendo teases a new Switch peripheral: A rubber ring Nintendo is teasing a new innovation for the Switch and it’s… kind of weird. It’s a bizarre rubber ring and the company won’t actually say what it’s for. So what exactly is this ring? Um… I don’t actually know. It appears to be made of rubber, given how enthusiastically the people in the video bend ...
23:00, 09/06/2019

Obsidian's 'The Outer Worlds' is coming to Nintendo Switch Obsidian had already revealed its Fallout-esque sci-fi RPG The Outer Worlds will debut on PC, Xbox One and PS4 October 25th. Sometime after that, it'll land on Switch too. Nintendo's console is less powerful than Sony and Microsoft's ones, and won't......
19:17, 07/30/2019

'Friday the 13th' is coming to Nintendo Switch... on a Tuesday You'll soon be able to don Jason Voorhees' iconic hockey mask and try to wipe out a group of campers (or flee from the masked menace) on Switch, as there's at last a release date for Friday the 13th: The Game on Nintendo's console. It emerged back in......
00:51, 06/21/2019

Nintendo announces the Switch Lite, coming this September for $199 It finally happened: Nintendo announced the cheaper Switch console that kept popping up in rumors and reports on Wednesday. Called Nintendo Switch Lite, the device costs $199.99, and it’s meant to be used in handheld mode only, as it can’t be connected to a TV at all, despite the fact it...
16:17, 07/10/2019

New NES and SNES games won’t be released on Nintendo Switch every month During its latest Nintendo Direct live stream, Nintendo finally announced that Super Nintendo games would arrive on the Switch for all Nintendo Switch Online subscribers. Switch owners have been waiting for this announcement ever since the online service launched, and on Thursday, the first batch of...
07:00, 09/07/2019

Tencent, Nintendo to localize Switch games for China Tencent and Nintendo said on Friday they were working together to localize the Japanese gaming firm's well-known Switch games for the Chinese market and set up a server through the Chinese company's cloud service....
13:17, 08/02/2019

The Best Way to Play Shooters on The Nintendo Switch Is With a One-Handed Keyboard and Mouse If you’re going to play shooters on the Nintendo Switch, like Warframe or the upcoming Overwatch port, you’ll want to use a keyboard and mouse....
02:52, 09/19/2019

Prime Day's unlikely to beat this incredible Nintendo Switch deal from...Jacamo? Update: Stock of this Nintendo Switch bargain seems to have gone already. If you're set on picking up a Nintendo Switch deal today though, you can still get one at Amazon for £259.99, down from £279.99.Original story follows...It just goes to show it doesn't hurt to check beyond ...
15:17, 06/11/2019

This Super-Customizable Controller Might Be a Secret Weapon for the Nintendo Switch There are casual gamers who like to occasionally pick up a game to relax for a few minutes, and there are more dedicated players who will devote hours to completing games and unlocking achievements. And then there’s those gamers who refer to themselves as “pros” or “hardcore” who must have the highe...
18:00, 07/15/2019

Switch Lite Warning: Why you should wait before buying Nintendo's new console Nintendo will be launching a new console later this year, but ahead of investing in the machine at the console's release you may want to consider how easy it is moving from system to system......
08:34, 07/14/2019

Kongregate and Twirlbound will launch Pine on PC and Nintendo Switch on October 10 Dutch game developer Twirlbound and publisher Kongregate will debut the adventure simulation game Pine on the Windows PC, Mac, Linux, and Nintendo Switch on October 10.Read More...
23:34, 09/12/2019

Nintendo shares jump on imminent launch of Switch Lite Shares in Japan's Nintendo Co rose more than 4% on Thursday after the company said it would soon launch Nintendo Switch Lite, a cheaper, handheld version of its hugely popular Switch games....
03:51, 07/11/2019

Nintendo will replace a newly purchased Switch with newer model Switch owners may be able to replace their consoles with the model that has better battery life if it's only been a month or less since they've purchased their device. According to some posts on Reddit, Nintendo of America has been telling customers......
03:51, 08/18/2019

Upgraded Nintendo Switch could join new Lite model, according to FCC filing While today's Nintendo news has understandably been dominated by the announcement of the ultra-portable Switch Lite, it appears that the House of Mario is also quietly planning a revision of the original Nintendo Switch's hardware, according to a new Federal Communications Commission (FCC)...
08:34, 07/11/2019

Nintendo Switch Is Getting A Ton Of New Indie Games (Including Ori And The Blind Forest) There are a bunch of indie games newly coming to the Switch, including the Microsoft-published Ori and the Blind Forest, which will be coming to the platform on September 27, Nintendo announced in its “Indie World Showcase.”...
03:17, 08/20/2019

Nintendo Says That Rumored Switch Exchange Deal Doesn't Exist So you know all those reports earlier this week about a Nintendo Switch exchange program? Yeah, turns out it was all a bunch of crap. The Verge published an official statement from a Nintendo rep on Saturday debunking the deal. Read more......
17:17, 08/19/2019

Want wireless audio for in-flight entertainment and Nintendo Switch? This has you covered Wireless headphones are great, as they cut down the hassle of endlessly tangled wires, and pair easily with whatever device you use – if that device supports Bluetooth wireless headphones. If it doesn't, don't worry, because high-end audio brand RHA has come up with an alternative!T...
09:34, 07/11/2019

Nintendo introduces a Switch model refresh with better battery life Nintendo already announced an entirely new Switch console this month, the Switch Lite, and now it’s bumping some of the specs on the existing Switch with a slightly updated version, spotted by The Verge. This update improves the hardware right where it counts when it comes to Switch portable ...
15:00, 07/17/2019

Nintendo has a cheaper Switch gaming console coming in September The Nintendo Switch Lite was announced on Wednesday. It costs $199 and will launch in September. But it does not connect to TVs like the regular Nintendo Switch....
16:00, 07/10/2019

Upgraded standard Nintendo Switch model now rolling out around the world Nintendo wasn’t able to keep the Switch Lite under wraps ahead of its official unveiling last month, but the company had another surprise up its sleeve that was not spoiled ahead of time. In addition to the budget model of the popular console, Nintendo also quietly revealed that the standard m...
00:17, 08/03/2019

A new controller aims to fix the Nintendo Switch’s lack of voice chat It’s 2019, the Nintendo Switch is the vanguard of the next generation of video game consoles, and — in case you needed reminding — it still doesn’t have voice chat support. Well, at least the company hasn’t personally enabled it yet. Third-party sources are working to patch the gap. Kotaku today hig...
03:00, 07/24/2019

2011's DC Universe Online Finds New Life On The Nintendo Switch On a large computer monitor or television set hooked to an Xbox One or PlayStation 4, DC Comics’ eight-year-old, free-to-play massively multiplayer online superhero role-playing game looks pretty rough. On a lesser-powered console like the Switch with its smallish handheld display, DC Universe Onlin...
20:00, 08/06/2019

Nintendo confirms portable-only, $200 “Switch Lite” for September [Updated] Turqoise, grey, and yellow are the first three official Switch Lite colors. After months and months and months and months and months of credible rumors, Nintendo this morning confirmed that the Switch Mini is real in a short video announcement. The cheaper sy...
18:00, 07/10/2019

Nintendo Switch Lite release date, price, games and more After months of rumors, Nintendo has finally announced a new Nintendo Switch console. The Nintendo Switch Lite is a much smaller, solely handheld version of the Nintendo Switch and comes in three different colors: yellow, gray and turquoise.According to Nintendo, the Nintendo Switch Lite is a d...
19:34, 07/10/2019

'Pokémon Sword' and 'Shield' come to Nintendo Switch on November 15th The next core titles in the Pokémon franchise, Sword and Shield, will be released on November 15th, 2019. Developer Game Freak confirmed the news in a 15-minute Direct that also included a host of gameplay and story tidbits. One of these, Dyna......
18:17, 06/05/2019

Nintendo just revealed a new Switch model with improved battery life We still don’t know when or if Nintendo will release a Switch Pro, but the standard model will seemingly be upgraded before the end of 2019. As you can see on a page on Nintendo’s website comparing the different Switch consoles, a new model numbered HAC-001(-01) has appeared beneath the ...
22:00, 07/17/2019

Nintendo says to shift part of Switch console production out of China Nintendo Co Ltd plans to shift part of the production of its Switch gaming console to Vietnam from China to diversify manufacturing sites, a spokeswoman at the Japanese video game maker told Reuters on Tuesday....
20:51, 07/09/2019

Nintendo to move some Switch console production out of China to Vietnam Video game maker Nintendo is moving some of its manufacturing of Switch video game consoles out of China, where all systems had been made.       ...
20:17, 07/09/2019

Nintendo quietly upgrades the Switch with up to 9 hours of battery life The murmurs of an upgraded Switch were true -- although you might want to put hopes for a Switch Pro on ice, at least for now. Nintendo has quietly unveiled a new revision of the standard Switch with dramatically improved battery life. Instead of t......
19:00, 07/17/2019

'The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt' is coming to Nintendo Switch later this year Nintendo is bringing The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt to the Switch later this year, the company announced at E3 2019. The action RPG, created by CD Projekt, will be coming to the Nintendo's portable console in its "Complete Edition," which means it'll likel......
22:17, 06/11/2019

The best Nintendo Switch prices, bundles and sales in Australia (May 2019) The latest console from Nintendo hasn't wavered too much in price since launch (check out our Nintendo Switch review to see why) but you can be sure that we've found the best possible price on any consoles bundles or standalone units on this page. We've also rounded up the best prices...
05:51, 05/22/2019

Southwest is giving away a Nintendo Switch to one lucky passenger every day for a month Southwest Airlines kicked off its new Lets Play Getaway sweepstakes in a pretty dramatic fashion. The deal is, every day through Aug. 13 the Dallas-based air carrier will be giving away a Nintendo Switch as well as a digital copy of Super Mario Maker 2. That’s certainly a sweet enough promotio...
00:34, 07/20/2019

Nintendo might finally be bringing SNES games to Switch Online When Nintendo first announced that its online subscription service for the Switch would include a growing selection of free NES games, Nintendo fans got excited. After all, unlike the $60 yearly subscriptions that Sony and Microsoft offer for PlayStation Plus and Xbox Live, Nintendo Switch Online co...
23:51, 08/13/2019

Nintendo Switch Lite’s trade-off of whimsy for practicality is a good one Nintendo revealed a new Switch Lite version of its current-generation console today, which attaches the controllers permanently, shrinks the hardware a bit, and adds a touch more battery life – but it also takes away the ‘Switch’ part of the equation, because you can only use it handhel...
16:00, 07/10/2019

Hands-On With The Nintendo Switch Lite: Sturdy, Stylish, Comfortable The Nintendo Switch’s gimmick is the ability to “switch” between playing on your television and handheld mode. The Nintendo Switch Lite is a cheaper but no less impressive console focused exclusively on portable fun. I enjoyed a hands-on demo in New York and walked away much more impressed than I ex...
21:34, 08/27/2019

Nintendo Is Experimenting With Ways to Make the Switch's Joy-Cons Even More Fragile Nintendo is not letting recent troubles with faulty Joy-Con controllers deter it from exploring new ways to innovate its gaming hardware. A recent patent filing with the USPTO reveals a design for a bendable Switch Joy-Con controller that supposedly improves its ergonomics and usability.Read more.....
02:51, 09/10/2019

Nintendo confirms 'Overwatch' is coming to Switch October 15th Nintendo has confirmed one of the biggest rumors in gaming over the last week or so is true: Overwatch will be available on Switch this fall. It revealed the news in its latest Direct, after a couple of leaks and a Kotaku report indicated Blizzard's......
08:00, 09/05/2019

Nintendo Switch will finally get SNES games—20 of them—starting tomorrow Enlarge / Blizzard is back on Nintendo Switch with its colorful, popular team-based shooter Overwatch. (credit: Blizzard / Nintendo) The latest Nintendo Direct video presentation saw the game maker deliver on a huge slew of holiday-timed announcements for first- and third-party fare. Arguably its ...
06:34, 09/05/2019

Razer patents mobile gamepad that definitely isn't a Nintendo Switch clone... Looking for a fun, on-the-go gaming machine? Razer may have the gadget for you, with a new patent for a tablet gaming controller that sounds (and looks) an awful lot like the Nintendo Switch's Joy-Con controllers.Taking the form of two slim, detachable controllers that attach to the side of a "...
18:34, 09/12/2019

Pro tip: Don’t hide a code editor ‘Easter egg’ in your Nintendo Switch game An indie game called A Dark Room vanished from the Nintendo eShop over the weekend after its creator revealed he’d sneaked a code editor into it as an “Easter egg.” The developers dismayed reaction seems almost comically naive given Nintendo‘s dim view of any kinds of non-game software on its consol...
06:51, 04/30/2019

Super Nintendo Games Are Coming To Switch For Online Subscribers You’ve been asking for it since 2016, and now you’re getting it. Nintendo just announced that a range of Super Nintendo titles will be made available for Nintendo Switch Online....
02:00, 09/05/2019

Every free NES game added to Nintendo Switch Online in May 2019 The slow trickle of free NES games for Nintendo Switch Online subscribers continues this month with three new titles, including the classic Donkey Kong Jr. As Nintendo notes in its newest newsletter, this brings this total number of free NES games on the Switch to over 40, all of which have enhanced...
04:17, 05/09/2019

Nintendo launches a $30 SNES-style wireless controller for the Switch Nintendo nostalgics of the 90s, rejoice! The company has unveiled a brand-new controller for its Switch console which is identical to those that came with the iconic SNES, except it’s wireless and costs $30 a pop. The SNES Nintendo Switch Online Exclusive Controller will pair with your Switch withou...
14:17, 09/05/2019

Wii Fit redux: Nintendo shows mysterious exercise ring for the Switch That is not a good exercise outfit... [credit: Nintendo ] Remember the Wii Fit Balance Board? Twelve years ago, Nintendo released a device that looked like a bathroom scale but actually act...
02:00, 09/06/2019

Nintendo won't deliver NES and SNES games to Switch on a regular schedule Nintendo's addition of SNES games to the Switch Online catalog comes with a gotcha: they won't necessarily arrive at a steady pace. In sync with a mention on its Japanese website, Nintendo has confirmed to Engadget that its NES and SNES releases "wi......
04:00, 09/07/2019

This insane Nintendo Switch Lite pre-order deal knocks AU$100 off the RRP Nintendo's latest handheld console will be arriving on shelves soon – on September 20 to be precise – which means pre-orders will soon be closing. In Australia, laying your hands on the Nintendo Switch Lite for the full RRP will mean spending a cool AU$329.95.However, some local r...
08:34, 09/17/2019

Nintendo shows off exercise-powered RPG for Switch, Ring Fit Adventure Nintendo has been at the crossroads of video games and fitness since the famous Power Pad for the NES, and the Switch is the latest to receive a game powered by physical activity: Ring Fit Adventure. And it actually looks fun! In the game, you’ll jog in place to advance your character, and pe...
04:19, 09/13/2019

Switch Zelda sequel, Animal Crossing headline Nintendo’s E3 event Zelda's dominance in this trailer may hint to her inclusion as a playable character, if not an outright two-player mode, but Nintendo did not offer any gameplay details in this reveal. LOS ANGELES—Nintendo announced a sequel to The Legend of Zelda: Breath of ...
19:17, 06/11/2019

This Nintendo Switch portable dock solves one of the console’s biggest issues The Nintendo Switch has been a critical and financial success in the two years since it launched, but it’s not a perfect product. Fixing these issues wouldn’t exactly be a Herculean task though, as a clever Kickstarter project from a group called Human Things goes to show. The group is m...
02:34, 08/09/2019

Best upcoming games 2019: most anticipated titles for PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch We're almost half way into 2019 already and while we've already seen some great releases, there's still a host of exciting new games on the way to feed your gaming fix. Whether you're looking for boot-shaking scares, heart-racing thrills or some wholesome narrative, we've go...
18:17, 05/14/2019

Every free NES game added to Nintendo Switch Online in July 2019 One of the biggest disappointments of E3 2019 was that it came and went without Nintendo announcing any plans to bolster the Nintendo Switch Online free classic games library with SNES or N64 games. It did not seem all that likely, but it stings nonetheless, especially as we’ve once again drop...
21:00, 07/10/2019

Nintendo Pushes Out New Switch Hardware Boasting Almost Double the Battery Life Just last week, Nintendo finally announced the Switch Lite—a cheaper and more portable version of the classic Switch but without the original’s TV docking support. However, it seems the Switch Lite wasn’t the only hardware upgrade Nintendo had planned, because now Nintendo has announced a new model ...
18:17, 07/17/2019

Animal Crossing on Nintendo Switch: release date, news and features Nintendo has finally given the fans what they want. During a Nintendo Direct in September 2018, the company announced (via a short teaser trailer) that Animal Crossing is coming to the Nintendo Switch sometime in 2019.While the trailer didn't give any details of new gameplay mechanics, or even ...
20:00, 05/11/2019

Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance Tactics is coming to Nintendo Switch later this year Dark Crystal fans have a lot to celebrate in 2019. In addition to the upcoming Netflix Original TV series Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance, developers Bonus XP and Krafton are making a game based on the new show. During the Nintendo Direct video at the 2019 Electronic Entertainment Expo, the company ...
19:34, 06/11/2019

How to Spot the New Nintendo Switch With Better Battery Life—and Avoid Accidentally Buying the Old One New models of Nintendo’s Switch console are now available on store shelves in select regions and will be rolling out to other markets soon. Unlike the smaller, portability-focused Switch Lite, the updated Nintendo Switch is identical in functionality to the models that have been available since the ...
21:17, 08/13/2019

Nintendo is selling a handy snap-on case to protect the Switch Lite The Nintendo Switch Lite is small enough to fit in your pocket, but you might want to stuff it in a case for added protection when you'd prefer to shove it in your bag. Many Switch cases are unfortunately pretty bulky, which negates the smaller form......
09:17, 08/31/2019

The Nintendo Switch Lite Is Getting A Lovely Pokémon Sword and Shield Edition If you’re able to hold off a few weeks on buying the new Nintendo Switch Lite when it releases September 20, you’ll have the chance to get a pretty slick version of Nintendo’s latest Switch: the Pokémon Sword and Shield-themed Zacian and Zamazenta edition....
15:17, 07/10/2019

Zelda Breath of the Wild 2 CONFIRMED: E3 Nintendo Switch Trailer Revealed Nintendo announced that one fo the most critically acclaimed games of all time - Zelda: Breath of the Wild - is getting a sequel. Here's what you need to know....
21:00, 06/11/2019

Nintendo's Switch Lite puts the company's console lines at a crossroads The company improved its hit-and-miss home console record with the Switch while the Switch Lite is heir to its portable device legacy. With those products covering the range of console gaming settings, Nintendo will have to push something aside as it considers future consoles....
01:00, 07/18/2019

Nintendo is adding 20 SNES games to Switch online, here’s the full list Last night, Nintendo announced it’s bringing a bunch of SNES games to its Switch Online subscription service starting today. The company’s introducing 20 titles at the launch, and more will be added later on. All these games will be available to Switch Online members at no extra charge. Plans for th...
14:17, 09/05/2019

Game with hidden Ruby interpreter pulled from Nintendo Switch eShop A video demonstrating A Dark Room's hidden Ruby interpreter, which still works in previously downloaded copies of the game. Last week, developer Amir Rajan revealed an interesting Easter egg hidden in the Switch version of A Dark Room, an inventive text-based adventure that was ported to the conso...
15:51, 05/02/2019

Nintendo Switch Lite confirmed to have smaller battery than original model Nintendo recently announced a trimmed variation of its flagship gaming console, appropriately dubbed the Switch Lite. Unlike the original Switch console, though, the Lite can only be played in handheld mode and has shed some other features to make it more affordable.While the Switch Lite has had to ...
11:34, 08/06/2019

Nintendo Switch Online adds a 'rewind' button to NES games next week For July, Nintendo is adding Wrecking Crew and Donkey Kong 3 to the list of classic NES titles that Switch Online subscribers can play, but the biggest news is a feature that will work across the entire library: Rewind. Similar to a feature that Nint......
15:34, 07/10/2019

Cult classic 'Moon: Remix RPG Adventure' is coming to Nintendo Switch The cult classic Moon, a PS1 game fans are calling an "anti-RPG," will finally be available in English for the first time. Indie studio Onion Games has revealed that it's working on a re-release of the title for the Nintendo Switch. While the English......
08:00, 09/05/2019

Pokemon Sword and Shield: It looks like more Nintendo Switch game news is coming in May Nintendo and Game Freak tend to stick to reliable schedules when revealing new games - and we're hoping that means we get more Pokemon information soon....
12:34, 05/07/2019

Every free NES game added to Nintendo Switch Online in June 2019 The selection of free NES games for Nintendo Switch Online subscribers has fluctuated rather drastically over the months, but the three “classic” titles being added to the library in June are easily the least exciting we’ve seen since the service launched. I’m honestly not ev...
02:34, 06/06/2019

Nintendo quarterly profit drops 10% ahead of Switch Lite launch Japanese gaming company Nintendo Co Ltd on Tuesday reported a 10% decline in quarterly profit, far wide of market expectations, as a rise in costs dulled stronger sales of its hybrid home-portable Switch console....
11:51, 07/30/2019

How to watch: Wednesday's Nintendo Direct may reveal that Overwatch is coming to Switch The presentation will feature "roughly 40 minutes of information" on upcoming Switch games, including Pokemon Sword and Shield and Luigi's Mansion 3. And it seems like an Overwatch port announcement leaked early....
02:00, 09/05/2019

Here are the free NES games added to Nintendo Switch Online in August 2019 Nintendo announced its latest slate of free NES games for Nintendo Switch Online subscribers this week, and it may very well be the most compelling argument to date for a new console or two to be added to the program. This month’s new titles are Kung-Fu Heroes and Vice: Project Doom, and if yo...
10:51, 08/10/2019

Nintendo is selling discount game vouchers to Switch Online members Nintendo is selling vouchers exclusively to Switch Online members that you can use to purchase some of the platform's most popular games at a discount. A pair of vouchers will set you back $100, and you can use each one to redeem any eligible title.......
12:00, 05/16/2019

Nintendo Is Apparently Giving New Switch Owners a Free Upgrade to Version 2 Is there anything worse than buying something only to see the company release a new and improved version just a few weeks later? Nintendo feels your pain, and if you purchased a Switch, the original version, after July 17, the company will let you swap it for the newer version, as long as you pay fo...
04:00, 08/17/2019

Animal Crossing Switch: Forget the release date, will Nintendo make these big changes? Info-starved Animal Crossing fans are eagerly awaiting news on the upcoming Switch instalment. With details still so scarce, many fans have been creating their own theories....
15:17, 05/19/2019

Nintendo Switch Online subscribers can save up to $20 on two full-priced games Nintendo seems to have an aversion to ever dropping the prices on its games before it’s absolutely necessary, which is why a special offer announced this week comes as something of a surprise. But less surprising is how needlessly complicated the process of taking advantage of that special off...
00:51, 05/17/2019

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2 announced at E3 2019 for Nintendo Switch The fact that there's going to be a The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild 2 was the biggest highlight in the long list of Nintendo E3 2019 announcements today. It didn't contain a release date, or even a name, but boy, did it get us excited.There's scant information about this new B...
23:17, 06/11/2019

Pick Up Fortnite: Deep Freeze Bundle for $20 on Xbox One, PS4, and the Nintendo Switch Right now, you can get Fortnite: Deep Freeze Bundle for $20 for all platforms. So, what do you get with this bundle? Well, first, you get a copy of an already free downloadable game....
01:00, 05/17/2019

A Dark Crystal Video Game Is Coming to Nintendo Switch and Here's the Trailer Fans who grew up loving Jim Henson’s 1982 film The Dark Crystal will soon have a true fantasy fulfilled. Nintendo just revealed at E3 that a video game based on the upcoming Dark Crystal prequel series is coming to SwitchRead more......
07:34, 06/12/2019

Nintendo faces class action lawsuit over Switch controller 'drift' As successful as the Nintendo Switch has been, there's been a consistent headache: Joy-Con drift. Many gamers have reported the controllers' analog sticks registering non-existent input (hence drifting), forcing players to either adapt or send the p......
04:51, 07/23/2019

Report: Nintendo will repair Switch Joy-Cons with 'drift' issue for free Nintendo has reportedly instructed customer support representatives to offer free Joy-Con repairs with "drift" issues for free. According to an internal memo obtained by Vice, the gaming giant has told support reps not to charge customers for Joy-Con......
10:34, 07/24/2019

Nintendo Switch nabs a former Microsoft exclusive, and two iconic indie games If there wasn't enough in the Nintendo Switch game library to keep you occupied, the iconic publisher took to the internet with a live stream featuring its own favorite indie games coming to the console this year.While most of the presentation was concerned with new indie games, or those that h...
19:51, 08/19/2019

Nintendo says it will shift part of its Switch gaming console production out of China Japan's Nintendo plans to shift a part of the production of its Switch gaming consoles to Vietnam from China in an effort to diversify manufacturing sites, a spokeswoman said on Tuesday....
09:34, 07/09/2019

Nintendo Moves Some Switch Production Out of China, Adapting to Tariff Threat Nintendo is shifting some production of its Switch videogame console to Southeast Asia from China to limit the impact of possible U.S. tariffs on Chinese-made electronics....
15:34, 06/12/2019

Nintendo Switch Reportedly Getting Screen Upgrade Fixing One of Its Biggest User Complaints Within the last month, Nintendo has announced a cheaper and more portable version of the Switch in the upcoming Switch Lite, along with a hardware revision for the existing Switch boasting greatly improved battery life among other improvements. Read more......
02:00, 08/08/2019

Pokemon Sword and Shield Direct? More Nintendo Switch information coming later this week Nintendo has announced that more information will be coming this week about Nintendo Switch's newest set of Pokemon RPGs: Pokemon Sword and Shield. Here's what ou need to know....
11:00, 08/06/2019

The Nintendo Switch is reportedly getting one of the world's most popular games: 'Overwatch' (ATVI, NTDOY) Blizzard Entertainment One of the world's most popular games, a first-person shooter named "Overwatch," is reportedly headed to the Nintendo Switch. The team-based competitive shooter has been wildly popular since it launched way back in May 2016. "Overwatch" hasn't been officially announced for th...
02:34, 09/05/2019

Pokemon Sword and Shield Shock: Pokedex trouble isn't only bad news for Nintendo Switch Nintendo Switch owners were looking forward to the Pokemon Sword and Switch release, but some more bad news has made fans even more frustrated with the next game in the series....
09:36, 07/06/2019

The cheapest Nintendo Switch bundle deals and prices in the September sales 2019 Nintendo Switch bundles are the most in-demand console deals on the planet right now and we're here to help find the best ones for you. So if you want the console with a game or two, or maybe just on its own so you can shop for them yourself, you'll find all the best Nintendo Switch deals ...
15:34, 09/13/2019

Pokemon Sword and Shield: Fan-favourite gameplay feature CONFIRMED for Nintendo Switch RPG A new Pokemon gameplay feature has been confirmed thanks to a fairly unlikely source - here's everything you need to know about the latest Pokemon Sword/Shield updates....
17:00, 05/20/2019

The cheapest Nintendo Switch bundles and deal prices in the August sales 2019 So you're well into 2019 now and still haven't found any cheap Nintendo Switch bundles to suit you? Well, let's see what we can do about that as we scour the net for the hottest Nintendo Switch deal prices.Nintendo also has a new version of the console on the way in September with the...
12:00, 08/09/2019

Nintendo’s rumored exchange program for new Switch models with better battery life isn’t real For most Nintendo Switch owners, if there was one thing they could change about the console, it would probably be the battery life. The standard Switch model could only last 2.5 to 6.5 hours on a single charge, but the updated model that Nintendo unveiled in July improves upon that number significan...
14:00, 08/21/2019

PS4 Games News: Amazing Nintendo Switch, Xbox One game coming to PlayStation soon Chucklefish has announced that we are pretty close to seeing popular tactics game Wargroove launch on PS4 - and it's pretty much the closest you're going to get to Advance Wars on PlayStation....
15:51, 07/09/2019

Resident Evil 5 and 6 are coming to the Nintendo Switch ensuring, as Wesker would say: complete glob Resident Evil 5 and 6 are coming to the Nintendo Switch ensuring, as Wesker would say: complete global saturation. They release this Fall, for anyone dying (and maybe reanimating) to play some Resident Evil on the go....
19:34, 06/11/2019

Nintendo and Tencent announce a press event for Switch launch on August 2 in Shanghai Nintendo and Tencent have announced a joint press conference about the launch of the Nintendo Switch in China. They have set the event for August 2 in Shanghai.Read More...
15:17, 07/24/2019

Southwest passengers surprised with Nintendo Switch gaming systems en route to Comic-Con Southwest passengers traveling from Dallas to San Diego were surprised with Nintendo Switch gaming systems and a visit from Mario himself.       ...
18:34, 07/19/2019

Dauntless brings free-to-play monster-slaying to Nintendo Switch later this year Nintendo Switch players will soon have another monster-hunting game to play. In a new Nintendo Direct video for the Electronic Entertainment Expo, indie developer Phoenix Labs announced that Dauntless will arrive on the portable console later in 2019. Dauntless is a free-to-play cooperative multipla...
19:34, 06/11/2019

The cheapest Nintendo Switch bundles and deal prices in the April sales 2019 So you're well into 2019 now and still haven't found any cheap Nintendo Switch bundles to suit you? Well, let's see what we can do about that as we scour the net for the hottest Nintendo Switch deal prices.We're listing all of the best Nintendo Switch sales right here and we&apos...
13:17, 04/29/2019

Nintendo holds indie showcase for Switch with 'Ori and the Blind Forest,' 'Hotline Miami' Nintendo presented an indie showcase for the Switch on Monday, announcing games such as "Ori and the Blind Forest" and "Hotline Miami Collection" for the console....
03:51, 08/20/2019

Pokemon Sword and Shield: 31 NEW images for Nintendo's new Switch game, coming November 15 NINTENDO has revealed a ton of new Pokemon information today, including the release date - and we've pulled together some of the best screenshots from the trailer to show off the new game, revealing the best info....
16:34, 06/05/2019

PlayStation, Xbox and Nintendo Switch's big video game rival might be dead in the water SLIGHTLY Mad Studios was planning a console to rival the likes of Playstation, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch. But now the future of the ‘Mad Box’ could be under threat....
19:51, 05/04/2019

Nintendo's Latest FCC Filing Hints at SNES Games Finally Coming to the Switch To coincide with the launch of the Nintendo Switch Online service which included a bunch of classic 8-bit games as part of the subscription, Nintendo also released a pair of NES gamepad shaped Joy-Cons to round out the retro experience. So putting two and two together, a recent Nintendo FCC filing f...
01:17, 08/14/2019

Nintendo Direct Countdown: Animal Crossing Switch, Bayonetta 3, Metroid Prime at E3 2019? Nintendo will be debuting its newest Direct today - and it promises to be something pretty special. Here's what you need to know about E3 2019's final presser....
09:17, 06/11/2019

Nintendo’s Doug Bowser Talks Switch Success, Video Game Industry ‘Crunch’ and More Amid the news-packed chaos that is the Electronic Entertainment Expo — or E3 for short — TIME caught up with Doug Bowser, the president and COO of Nintendo of America. (Yes, that’s his real name.) Our conversation followed a busy day for Nintendo, which on Tuesday announced a seque...
23:17, 06/12/2019

Q&A: Nintendo’s Doug Bowser Talks Switch Success, Video Game Industry ‘Crunch’ and More Amid the news-packed chaos that is the Electronic Entertainment Expo — or E3 for short — TIME caught up with Doug Bowser, the president and COO of Nintendo of America. (Yes, that’s his real name.) Our conversation followed a busy day for Nintendo, which on Tuesday announced a seque...
20:34, 06/12/2019

Thursday's Best Deals: Nintendo Switch Online, Trtl Travel Pillow, Anker AA Batteries, and More A Trtl Travel Pillow, 12 months of Nintendo Switch Online, and Anker Alkaline AA Batteries lead off Thursday’s best deals from around the web....
18:51, 09/05/2019

Nintendo slipped a secret feature into its latest Switch update to speed up load times A couple of weeks ago, Nintendo rolled out system update version 8.0.0 for the Switch, which brought several new features to the console, including the ability to transfer save data between Switch consoles. That appeared to be the highlight of the update at the time, but in the days since the update...
18:00, 05/02/2019

Nintendo Direct September 2019 live stream: 40 minutes of Switch game news This may very well be the last fall season for the PlayStation 4 and the Xbox One with two new consoles on the way next year, but we are still right in the middle of the life cycle for the Nintendo Switch. In fact, this could be the busiest holiday season the Switch has seen since it launched back i...
16:17, 09/05/2019

Make Your Seat Back Audio, Treadmill TV, and Nintendo Switch Wireless With Twelve South's AirFly Your headphones are wireless now. Great! The problem is that gym equipment, seat back entertainment screens, and your Nintendo Switch are not. That’s where this gadget comes in....
14:34, 05/25/2019

Nintendo Switch Games news: Highly rated Xbox and PlayStation game coming this Summer Capcom has announced another one of its classic games will be coming to the Nintendo Switch this Summer - but a more specific release date has not yet been revealed....
12:51, 05/07/2019

Pokemon Sword and Shield demo news: UK gamers can play Nintendo Switch game next week Nintendo is bringing a demo of the highly anticipated Pokemon Sword and Shield games to the UK next week - here's what you need to know about getting hands-on with the titles....
08:17, 07/07/2019

BUTFULAKE Stereo Gaming Headset for PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, Adjustable Earmuffs and Over-All Noise Isolation, Lightweight 3.5mm Wired Volume Control with Mic for Laptop PC BUTFULAKE Stereo Gaming Headset for PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, Adjustable Earmuffs and Over-All Noise Isolation, Lightweight 3.5mm Wired Volume Control with Mic for Laptop PC...
11:17, 05/13/2019

WIN a Nintendo Switch, signed by the England Cricket team and a copy of Cricket 19! We've teamed up with Cricket 19 The Official Game of the Ashes to giveaway a copy of the game and a Nintendo Switch signed by some of the stars of the England Cricket Team....
06:17, 07/25/2019

SNES controller for Switch shows up in FCC filing, hinting at SNES games for Nintendo Online Nintendo looks set to release wireless SNES controllers for the Nintendo Switch, which likely means it’ll also be bringing classic SNES titles to its Nintendo Online virtual gaming library. The news comes via an FCC filing (hat tip to Eurogamer), which includes a diagram of what looks very cl...
00:51, 08/14/2019

'Dragon Quest Builders 2' review: A successful sequel built for PS4, Nintendo Switch Build settlements and run through wicked gardens in delightful followup 'Dragon Quest Builders 2' for Sony PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch.       ...
21:51, 07/11/2019

Nintendo News: Bad news for Switch fans ahead of Animal Crossing E3 2019 game updates? A press release from Nintendo has given gamers some cool stuff to look forward to... but there's one notable absence that some people are very unhappy about....
12:34, 06/09/2019

Qingta Wireless Game Controller for Nintendo Switch Rechargeable Gamepad Support PC (Windows 7/8/10) Mac and Android with LED Light Portable Gaming Joystick Handle black Qingta Wireless Game Controller for Nintendo Switch Rechargeable Gamepad Support PC (Windows 7/8/10) Mac and Android with LED Light Portable Gaming Joystick Handle black...
13:51, 06/22/2019

Qingta Wireless Game Controller Rechargeable Gamepad Support PC (Windows 7/8/10) Mac and Android with LED Light Portable Gaming Joystick Handle Black - Nintendo Switch Qingta Wireless Game Controller Rechargeable Gamepad Support PC (Windows 7/8/10) Mac and Android with LED Light Portable Gaming Joystick Handle Black - Nintendo Switch...
19:00, 06/20/2019

Best Nintendo Switch games: must-have games to play in 2019 Long gone are the days when gamers called the Nintendo Switch a "Zelda machine". Two years into the console's lifespan, the Nintendo Switch has a lively and jam-packed assortment of titles to keep you occupied, whether you're nestled into your sofa, linking up to your TV, or blasting quick...
19:34, 04/29/2019

‘Mosques should be safe havens, not sites of terror’, says Guterres announcing UN plan to help safeguard religious sites In the wake of a horrific mass shooting at two New Zealand mosques, UN Secretary-General António Guterres has announced his intention to launch a UN action plan for the safeguarding of religious sites, declaring that “mosques and all places of prayer and contemplation should be safe havens, not site...
19:00, 04/28/2019

[Newest 2019] Gaming Headset for Xbox One S, X, PS4, PC with Soft Breathing Earmuffs, Adjustable Mic, Comfortable Mute & Automatic Cycling RGB LED Lights, Stereo Headphone for Laptop, Nintendo Switch [Newest 2019] Gaming Headset for Xbox One S, X, PS4, PC with Soft Breathing Earmuffs, Adjustable Mic, Comfortable Mute & Automatic Cycling RGB LED Lights, Stereo Headphone for Laptop, Nintendo Switch...
21:00, 07/02/2019

Doom, Doom 2 and Doom 3 slay their way to the Nintendo Switch eShop Bethesda has officially confirmed that the original Doom games - Doom, Doom II and Doom III - will be coming to Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, PS4 and mobile platforms.The trio of games made their unexpected arrival first this morning, and were later confirmed by Bethesda VP Pete Hines at the company&#x...
03:17, 07/27/2019

The importance of wireless ISPs in the age of 5G 5G networks require more base stations than previous LTE networks, making deployment in suburban and rural communities costly. WISPs provide in remote locations using unlicensed spectrum bands....
01:34, 05/01/2019

The 5 Biggest US ISPs Actually Think They're Ready for Streaming Games In a lot of ways, game streaming services like Google Stadia and Microsoft xCloud could be great solutions for casual gamers. Instead of needing to buy new consoles or upgrade their computers every few years, people can run games on servers in the cloud hosted by Google or Microsoft and play them on...
18:34, 06/24/2019

A project aims to help ISPs mind their routing security manners When my kids were younger, we used to tell them we were going to send them to "manners camp" if they didn't behave properly at the dinner table. An Internet Society-supported initiative, the Mutually Agreed Norms for Routing Security (MANRS), has tried to coax Internet service providers into minding...
08:00, 09/06/2019

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11:00, 09/17/2019

Maine passes bill requiring ISPs to ask permission before selling data The current federal government might not be keen on privacy rules for internet providers, but Maine certainly is. The state's Senate has passed a bill that requires consent before ISPs can sell or offer access to their customers' private data, paral......
10:00, 05/31/2019

Elizabeth Warren Has a Plan To Counter Evil ISPs With Public Broadband Not everyone in the US has access to the internet, and that’s largely because the internet service providers that govern these systems are money-hungry, discriminatory, and, frankly, evil. Presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren has a plan to strip some of that power away from ISPs through the creat...
02:00, 08/08/2019

Australian ISPs want stronger laws on blocking malicious online content A taskforce made up of tech companies like Facebook, Microsoft, Google and Amazon, alongside Australian ISPs, has proposed specific laws be put in place giving the country’s eSafety Commissioner more power to block sites sharing malicious and abhorrent violent content online.This proposal com...
03:00, 07/02/2019

Nintendo E3 2019 live stream: Watch Nintendo’s E3 press conference right here With just left hours to go before the doors to the LACC open for everyone planning to attend E3 2019, Nintendo will stream its latest Nintendo Direct today at 9 AM PT / 12 PM ET. You can watch the entire Direct stream above, where Nintendo is expected to debut new Switch games and show off unrelease...
19:51, 06/11/2019

Nintendo Direct May CONFIRMED: Super Mario Maker 2 headlines 15-minute Nintendo stream Nintendo has unceremoniously dumped a new announcement on us: we'll be getting more Super Mario Maker 2 news TOMORROW - here's everything you need to know....
18:34, 05/14/2019

Why Microsoft could be dropping the ball on software piracy Search for “cheap microsoft office” on Bing, Microsoft’s own search engine and you might be surprised to see what gets displayed. Outside the usual Microsoft adverts and search results are a bunch of websites all vying for your attention.An advert pointing to Getmsoffice.com als...
18:00, 07/18/2019

Nintendo at E3 2019: what we want to see from the special Nintendo Direct video Nintendo will be at E3 2019, once again opting to host a special Nintendo Direct E3 livestream rather than holding a live press conference.Last year saw Nintendo dropping big announcements, such as the official reveal of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate and Super Mario Party, alongside news that Fortnite ...
19:51, 05/23/2019

The streaming service that wants to save the retro gaming biz from piracy A mockup of the Antstream game selection screen. For decades now, the only practical way for most people to access vast swathes of digital gaming history has been through illegal ROM downloads. Unlike music and movies—where thousands of catalog works are avai...
17:34, 05/02/2019

'Over The Rainbow' composer sues Apple, Google and Amazon for piracy The estate of Harold Arlen, who wrote classic songs like "Over the Rainbow" and "I've Got the World On a String," is taking several Silicon Valley giants to court. ...
02:51, 05/22/2019

Movie sanitizing service ordered to pay $62 million in piracy suit A jury has ordered "family-friendly" movie service VidAngel to pay $62.4 million to Hollywood studios for pirating their content. Disney, 20th Century Fox and Warner Bros. sued the company over copyright infringement. VidAngel bought retail DVDs of m......
06:17, 06/20/2019

VidAngel ordered to pay $62 million for family-friendly video piracy Several years ago, “clean” video streaming platform VidAngel was forced to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection after it got hit by a lawsuit from Disney, 20th Century Fox, and Warner Bros. for violating copy-protection systems and illegally streaming videos without permission. VidAngel’s whole...
03:34, 06/19/2019

US government piracy blacklist flags Argentina with priority status Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) adds Argentina to a list of nations in its annual report on commercial-scale copyright piracy and trademark counterfeiting....
17:00, 05/02/2019

Britain calls for European naval mission to counter Iran's 'piracy' Britain called on Monday for a European-led naval mission to ensure safe shipping through the Strait of Hormuz, days after Iran seized a British-flagged tanker in what London described as an act of "state piracy"....
22:00, 07/22/2019

Blackbeard's ship embarks for Supreme Court in video piracy case The nine black-robed justices of the U.S. Supreme Court will soon navigate the treacherous legal waters around a sailing ship made famous in the 18th century by the notorious English pirate known as Blackbeard....
22:00, 06/03/2019

| US 'piracy' attempt failed, Iran says after court orders tanker release Iran's top diplomat said a US attempt at "piracy" had failed after a Gibraltar court on Thursday ordered the release of a tanker carrying Iranian oil despite a US detention request....
23:00, 08/16/2019

Iran accuses Britain of ‘piracy’ for seizing its oil tanker and warns of retaliation The British navy’s seizure of the tanker transporting Iranian oil to Syria heightened tensions surrounding the unraveling Iran nuclear deal and the safety of shipping in the Persian Gulf....
16:17, 07/05/2019

Piracy and high seas crime growing, becoming more sophisticated, UN Security Council told International maritime crime is becoming “increasingly sophisticated” as criminal groups exploit jurisdiction and enforcement challenges on the high seas and pose “immediate danger to people’s lives and safety”, the UN anti-drugs and crime chief warned the Security Council on Tuesday....
18:17, 04/28/2019

FIFA and Premier League Document Saudi Link in BeIN Piracy Fight A report financed by FIFA, two of its confederations and several top European leagues traced the signal of a large-scale piracy operation. Stopping its broadcasts has proved far more difficult....
23:17, 09/16/2019

French court sees no 'clear and illegal disruption' in Gulf sports piracy case A French court has ruled that pirated sports content belonging to the Qatar-based broadcaster beIN was accessible via a Saudi-based satellite operator, but said it had not found evidence of "clear and illegal disruption", court documents seen by Reuters showed....
22:51, 06/17/2019

Residents want to block ‘Friends’ couch from West Village block The “Friends” couch might not be there for you. In celebration of the 25th anniversary of the sitcom’s debut, producer Warner Bros. Television hopes to temporarily install a replica of the iconic orange sofa from the show’s Central Perk coffee shop, on a sidewalk near 90 Bedford St. — the exterior o...
06:51, 09/01/2019

Text to switch: what is it and how do I switch phone deals? Text to switch is a name that aptly describes an initiative thataims to make switching phone provider - while keeping your number - easier than ever. The text to switch system must be used by all networks after regulator Ofcom announced the new way of changing networks. The idea is to make it easier...
21:34, 07/12/2019

The Switch Lite Seems Nice, But What I Really Want Is a Switch Pro Earlier this week, Nintendo finally announced the long-rumored Switch Lite and it looks good. At $200, even though it doesn’t have support for the standard model’s docking feature, the Switch Lite seems like the natural upgrade for anyone still clinging to a 3DS, and a perfect handheld companion for...
20:17, 07/12/2019

See How LA Belches Emissions, Block by Block Researchers quantify the emissions of every road and building in the nearly 5,000 square miles of the Los Angeles metro area. Your city could be next....
07:34, 08/27/2019

How to block or unblock someone on Snapchat, and what happens when you do block someone Lucy Nicholson/Reuters You can block or unblock someone on Snapchat easily, but figuring out what exactly happens when you block someone can be confusing. Blocking someone on Snapchat not only makes it impossible for that person's account to contact you, but they also can't see your public posts on...
11:51, 08/01/2019

GameCube Controller for Super Smash Bros Ultimate,Wii Controller With Turbo Function,No Lag/Driver,Compatible With Switch/Wii/Wii U/PC,Classical Wired Switch Gamecube Controller(Black) GameCube Controller for Super Smash Bros Ultimate,Wii Controller With Turbo Function,No Lag/Driver,Compatible With Switch/Wii/Wii U/PC,Classical Wired Switch Gamecube Controller(Black)...
13:51, 07/01/2019

5 sites for streaming TV for free Streaming video is still a relatively young technology, but most of us can no longer imagine sticking a disc into a DVD player. Yes, some of us still enjoy our Redbox rentals, and Blu-ray still offers some of the best imaging available....
15:17, 05/04/2019

The top 20 coastal glamping sites in the UK This exclusive extract from the Cool Camping: Coast guide book walks you through the UK's most beautiful glamping spots, all just a stone's throw from a beach...
17:34, 08/16/2019

What to look for in hidden fees on travel sites What to look for when shopping for a travel deal and how to avoid the hidden room fees on websites. Also check airport location when booking tickets.       ...
13:51, 09/16/2019

NJ man scammed women out of $2M on dating sites: DOJ A New Jersey man scammed dozens of women out of more than $2 million by posing as a US service member — who was stationed overseas and looking for love on internet dating sites, according to federal prosecutors. Rubbin Sarpong, 35, of Cumberland County, would allegedly “woo” his vi...
05:00, 09/05/2019

Gaming sites hit with billions of cyberattacks Cybercriminals have set their sights on the gaming industry and a new report has revealed that 12bn credential stuffing attacks were carried out against gaming websites over the course of 17 months leading up to March 2019.Akamai's 2019 State of the Internet / Security Web Attacks and Gaming Ab...
22:00, 06/17/2019

The best free stock video sites 2019 A few well-placed snippets of high quality footage can really bring projects to life – whether they're presentations, websites or your own home-made videos. Finding the right video clips can be tricky, though. Many stock video sites charge a subscription fee for their best cont...
19:00, 06/18/2019

10,000 polling sites could be hacked because they use Windows 7: report Pennsylvania’s message was clear: The state was taking a big step to keep its elections from being hacked in 2020. Last April, its top election official told counties they had to update their systems. So far, nearly 60% have taken action, with $14.15 million of mostly federal funds helping cou...
22:17, 07/14/2019

Here are 5 sites where you can get streaming TV shows, movies for free While Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Prime still dominate as top sources of streaming content, more major companies are getting into the streaming business        ...
14:00, 05/02/2019

NYC to have more early polling sites for upcoming elections ALBANY– The New York City Board of Elections agreed to dramatically increase the number of early polling sites across the five boroughs preceding the Nov. 5 election — heeding complaints that it’s initial plan was inadequate for voters. A new state “early voting” law wi...
08:17, 05/31/2019

How E-Commerce Sites Manipulate You Into Buying Things You May Not Want Research released this week finds that many online retailers use so-called dark patterns to influence what shoppers decide to purchase. Cracking down on the practice could be difficult....
01:17, 06/25/2019

Ineos looks to US for fracking sites as UK options wane Sir Jim Ratcliffe slates government restrictions as ‘archaic and unworkable’Sir Jim Ratcliffe, one of Britain’s richest men, has set his sights on the US shale gas industry as his fracking ambitions in the UK wane.The owner of petrochemicals giant Ineos is on the hunt for shale gas investments withi...
02:17, 08/29/2019

UK has more electric car charging sites than fuel stations News 29 May, 2019 Data shows there are now 8,471 EV charging sites in the UK with a total of 13,613 chargers, compared with 8,400 fuel stations...
20:34, 05/29/2019

Beware of Equifax-Settlement Scam Sites A class-action settlement website is never going to win an award for being the most polished. These sites are often so rudimentary compared to the slick experience you had when you paid for a company’s goods or services that you might doubt you’re even in the right place. Can you trust it with your ...
23:00, 08/06/2019

EU says sites using Facebook's Like button are responsible for your data The highest court in the EU has issued a ruling that affects websites using Facebook's Like button plugin. It determined sites should obtain the consent of visitors before the plugin captures and sends their data to Facebook, whether or not you click......
00:51, 07/30/2019

U.K. Age Checks for Online Porn Sites Are Delayed Rules requiring users to prove they are over 18 were postponed because officials failed to adequately notify the European Commission about the changes....
17:00, 06/20/2019

Wildlife flourishing at former weapons testing sites DENVER — From a tiny Pacific island to a leafy Indiana forest, a handful of sites where the United States manufactured and tested some of the most lethal weapons known to humankind are now peaceful havens for wildlife. An astonishing array of animals and habitats flourished on six obsolete weapons c...
01:51, 08/20/2019

The best free stock photo sites 2019 Thanks to talented and generous photographers, there are thousands of stunning free stock photos for you to use in your projects – many of them without attribution. We've collected our pick of the best free stock photography sites to help you find the pictures you need. All the imag...
17:51, 07/24/2019

Tesla Scouting Sites For Possible Factory In Germany's NRW: Report Electric carmaker Tesla (TSLA.O) is scouting out locations for a possible factory in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW), Germany's most populous state, daily Rheinische Post reported on......
09:00, 08/26/2019

Microsoft announces SharePoint Home Sites, Q&As in Yammer, and more At Microsoft's SharePoint Conference in Las Vegas, the company unveiled new features heading to Microsoft 365 services like SharePoint and Yammer.Read More...
18:51, 05/21/2019

18 awe-inspiring places added as UNESCO biosphere sites 18 new sites in 12 countries were added as UNESCO World Network of Biosphere Reserves for 2019 including places in Spain, Korea and Norway.       ...
03:00, 06/22/2019

US investigates escort and massage sites over human trafficking Backpage is no more, but US authorities are still determined to crack down on sites that enable human trafficking and other crimes. Wall Street Journal sources say Homeland Security, the Justice Department and others are reportedly investigating esc......
19:19, 09/16/2019

Grubhub CEO denies service set up restaurant sites without permission Grubhub’s chief executive on Tuesday denied that the company set up thousands of Web sites to take orders for restaurants without their permission — saying Grubhub’s contracts gave it the right to do it. As reported by The Post, the owner of the Seamless food-ordering service has built more than 30,...
23:51, 07/02/2019

Hundreds of North Korean 'execution sites' identified A human rights group claims to have identified 323 public execution sites in North Korea where the state has carried out its aggressive use of the death penalty. ...
02:34, 06/11/2019

UNESCO names 29 new World Heritage sites for 2019 From the ruins of ancient Babylon in Iraq to the architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright to the Prosecco region of northeast Italy, UNESCO's World Heritage Committee added 29 new cultural and natural sites to its World Heritage List at its annual meeting in Baku, Azerbaijan....
02:00, 07/10/2019

TikTok is flooded by scammers promoting adult sites TikTok has been inundated by a slew of scammers seeking to take advantage of its quickly growing userbase, which surpassed 1 billion downloads in February 2019. Security firm Tenable has discovered scammers are leveraging old tactics to get users to sign up for adult services, impersonate popular so...
19:00, 08/14/2019

DHS, DOJ Now Looking Into Escort and Massage Sites That Boomed After Backpage Takedown A year after the CEO of classified ads website Backpage.com, Carl Ferrer, pleaded guilty to federal charges and the site was permanently shut down, the feds have turned their attention to Backpage’s successors.Read more......
23:19, 09/15/2019

Google’s new extension will help you report dubious sites with a click Google’s just rolled out a new Chrome extension called Suspicious Site Reporter, that’ll help you report sketchy sites with just the click of a button. The extension will help you to stay away from sites that might steal your data or financial information. Google’s developed it to warn you of decept...
17:00, 06/19/2019

Remains of 34 found at clandestine sites in western Mexico MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican authorities have discovered the remains of at least 34 people at two separate properties in the western state of Jalisco. State Attorney General Gerardo Octavio Solis said Saturday that two of the bodies have already been identified, and that excavations continue. In four ...
04:51, 05/12/2019

Report Suspicious Sites to Google Using This Chrome Extension If you’ve used Chrome for any length of time, you’ve probably stumbled across its scary red interstitial—otherwise known as the Google Safe Browsing warning. If you’re attempting to pull up a site that looks problematic, like a malware host, Chrome will prevent you from doing so unless you do a litt...
22:00, 06/19/2019

Iran dismisses U.S. accusation it was behind attacks on Saudi oil sites SAUDI ARABIA (NBC News) – As Iran-backed Yemeni rebels claimed responsibility for an attack on one of the world’s largest oil processing facilities in Saudi Arabia, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Saturday blamed Tehran directly. “Amid all the calls for de-escalation, Iran has no...
01:51, 09/16/2019

Watch: Man visits all 419 National Park Service sites A road trip enthusiast arrived in Washington, D.C., and completed his quest to visit all 419 National Park Service sites three years to the day after he began....
19:34, 04/30/2019

The Latest: 2 rockets land on oil company sites in Iraq Iraqi officials say two rockets have landed on oil company sites in Iraq’s southern Basra province, one landing near the facilities of a Turkish company hours after a similar attack on an Exxon Mobil Corp. site that injured three...
18:51, 06/19/2019

Sites of major US weapons tests now see wildlife flourishing From a tiny Pacific island to a leafy Indiana forest, a handful of sites where the United States manufactured and tested some of the most lethal weapons known to humankind are now peaceful havens for wildlife....
13:51, 08/19/2019

3 Sites to Help Aging Parents Organize Vital Details Certified financial planner Sean Fletcher of San Francisco knew his dad had an estate plan, complete with a health care directive detailing what medical treatment should be given in an…       ...
13:34, 07/14/2019

Rot in peace: Sites lacking for whale corpses amid die-off PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — So many gray whales are washing up on the U.S. West Coast that the federal agency that deals with the rotting carcasses is running out of places to put them while they decompose. NOAA Fisheries is asking those with private, isolated beachfront property to “host” a r...
09:17, 06/21/2019

Fieldwire raises $33.5 million to digitize construction sites Fieldwire raised $33.5 million to target construction firms with cross-platform software designed to help organize everyone involved in a building project.Read More...
20:51, 09/16/2019

YouTube, Gmail, Snapchat, and other sites reeling from outages Major social media websites and apps were sputtering Sunday afternoon in parts of the United States amid problems with the Google cloud service they rely on....
04:00, 06/03/2019

MakeMyTrip, ASI Partner for Online Bookings for 116 Heritage Sites MakeMyTrip has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) for convenient and hassle-free online bookings for 116 historical monuments and sites across......
14:34, 07/16/2019

Google's tweaks lift some online shopping sites Digital auto retailers are benefitting from changes in Google's search engine algorithms. The changes highlights how digital marketers have to keep pace in a world where the playing field can be adjusted at any time with little warning....
17:51, 05/04/2019

Magento ecommerce sites at 'high risk' of cyberattack SME websites using the Magento ecommerce platform are currently at high risk from cyberattacks according to new research from Foregenix.The firm analyzed almost 9m websites worldwide, including 2m in Europe, to discover that 87 percent of SME  websites using the Magento platform are currently a...
20:17, 06/04/2019

23 job sites to report Google’s job search for EU antitrust violation In a letter seen by Reuters, 23 job search websites in Europe are calling for an antitrust investigation into Google’s job searching tool. The letter, which will be sent to EU Competition Commissioner Margarethe Vestager today, demands the EU stop the company’s its unfair practices until the it has ...
14:52, 08/13/2019

Israeli military says it has targeted militant sites in Gaza JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military says it struck several militant sites in the Gaza Strip after a Palestinian rocket hit a building in southern Israel. The army said Israeli warplanes attacked “terror infrastructure” in Gaza early on Friday, including military and naval compounds bel...
12:34, 06/14/2019

Iran installing new centrifuges at nuclear sites, IAEA says The United Nations' nuclear agency said Monday the Iranian government has installed more equipment at its nuclear installations that's used to enrich uranium....
16:34, 09/09/2019

Jeffrey Epstein Pitched a New Narrative. These Sites Published It. In flattering news releases and promotional articles in National Review, Forbes and HuffPost, the disgraced financier tried to rehabilitate his image....
05:51, 07/22/2019

Facebook lets you (sorta) control what info it gets from other sites Facebook is offering new privacy tools that allow users to personally manage how much dirt on your browsing and spending habits Facebook gets from other websites — in theory, at least. Have you ever been browsing Facebook and noticed an ad for something you were looking up on another website not fiv...
21:00, 08/20/2019

Facebook to allow users to view what data other sites share Facebook said it will introduce a feature called Off-Facebook Activity to view what data third-party sites share with the social media platform.       ...
20:00, 08/21/2019

Sudan says military council suspends decree on UN sites A Sudanese diplomat says the transitional military council has suspended implementation of a decree demanding that the joint U.N.-African Union peacekeeping force in Darfur hand over its premises as part of its withdrawal...
11:00, 06/15/2019

Live Nation and Metallica placed tickets on resale sites Admission confirms rumours that labels and artists sell tickets to secondary marketLive Nation has confirmed that between 2016 and 2017, it facilitated the transfer of concert tickets directly into the resale market at the request of “about a dozen artists out of the thousands we work with”, Billboa...
21:51, 07/19/2019

Why Blocking Hate Sites Like 8chan May Only Make Them Stronger Like the gunman who killed 50 worshippers at two New Zealand mosques in March, the man who killed one person in a Poway, Calif., synagogue on April 27 announced his intentions on 8chan, an anonymous online message board with a reputation for violent extremism. In the wake of these and other murders,...
13:51, 05/02/2019

Trump rails against ‘bias’ social media sites during summit President Trump lashed out at social media “censorship” and “bias” Thursday and threatened legislation if Silicon Valley doesn’t change its ways. “I am directing my administration to explore all regulatory and legislation solutions to protect free speech and the free speech rights of all Americans —...
04:51, 07/12/2019

Wimbledon seats up for sale on resale sites for thousands of pounds Listings on sites including Viagogo criticised for not displaying seat numbersOwners of highly prized debenture seats at Wimbledon are reselling hundreds of tickets every year via resale sites such as Viagogo to tennis fans who may have no idea where they will end up sitting or who they are buying f...
18:34, 07/07/2019

Another massive outage takes down many of the internet’s biggest sites and service For the second time in two weeks, a huge chunk of the internet is inaccessible due to a sudden outage. Whereas last week’s outage was traced back to Verizon, this seems to be a Cloudflare issue, as the Cloudflare status page reveals that the company is investigating network performance issues ...
17:17, 07/02/2019

Tesla scouting sites for possible factory in Germany's NRW: Rheinische Post Electric carmaker Tesla is scouting out locations for a possible factory in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW), Germany's most populous state, daily Rheinische Post reported on Sunday, citing people familiar with the matter....
17:00, 08/25/2019

Hentai Sites Go To War, Leaving Animated Porn's Future In Doubt A transfer of power at the internet’s biggest free anime porn site was supposed to finally make its copyright-infringing operations more legit. Instead, the takeover of Hentai Haven has spurred a civil war within the hentai community....
04:17, 07/09/2019

Google made $4.7bn from news sites in 2018, study claims According to report by the News Media Alliance, revenue was almost as much as that of the entire online news industryGoogle made $4.7bn in advertising from news content last year, almost as much as the revenue of the entire online news industry.According to a study, issued on Monday by the News Medi...
20:34, 06/10/2019

Park Service Says Archaeological Sites Are Imperiled by Border Wall The National Park Service has warned that President Trump’s border wall will significantly damage or destroy more than 20 archaeological sites in the Arizona desert....
06:00, 09/18/2019

Tesla scouting sites for possible factory in Germany's NRW-Rheinische Post Electric carmaker Tesla is scouting out locations for a possible factory in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW), Germany's most populous state, daily Rheinische Post reported on Sunday, citing people familiar with the matter....
22:00, 08/25/2019

New Zealand teen may have spread measles at California tourist sites A New Zealand teenager may have exposed people in Southern California to the measles virus earlier this month at popular tourist attractions such as Disneyland and Universal Studios, health officials warned....
20:00, 08/25/2019

Selfie culture has doomed the world’s most precious tourist sites Instagram posts of the blooming poppy fields in Lake Elsinore last March inspired thousands to flock to the small Southern California town. A total of 100,000 visited in just one day, causing so much traffic gridlock and crushed wildlife that the local government dubbed it “Poppy Apocalypse.” Rue Cr...
12:00, 08/25/2019

UNESCO's list of World Heritage Sites for 2019 revealed Italy has reason to celebrate with a glass of something fizzy -- its Prosecco Hills region, famous for producing sparkling wine, has been named as one of the latest additions to the UNESCO World Heritage List....
16:51, 07/08/2019

Unless you want your payment card data skimmed, avoid these commerce sites Enlarge (credit: Mighty Travels / Flickr) More than 100 e-commerce sites around the world are infected with malicious code designed to surreptitiously skim payment card data from visitors after they make purchases, researchers reported on Wednesday. Among those infected are US-based websites that ...
01:51, 05/09/2019

Chrome now prevents sites from checking for private browsing mode As promised, Google is ready to make websites respect Incognito mode whether they like it or not. The company has released Chrome 76 for Linux, Mac and Windows, closing a loophole that let sites detect private browsing by looking for the presence of......
01:51, 07/31/2019

Bangladesh's Power Plants Put Sunderbans On "Sites In Danger": Report The official advisory organisation on natural World Heritage has recommended putting the Sundarbans on a list of natural sites in danger as Bangladesh has continued implementing a coal-fired power......
13:00, 06/15/2019

Italy's new ruins: heritage sites being lost to neglect and looting Overgrown and weathered, many historical monuments are disappearing as public funds for culture fail to match modern Italy’s inheritanceLegend has it that the grotto hidden among the craggy cliffs on San Marco hill in Sutera in the heart of Sicily holds a treasure chest full of gold coins. In order ...
14:34, 05/28/2019

Chrome update will stop sites from checking for Incognito Mode Chrome's Incognito Mode hasn't been working as well as promised lately -- some sites now check for private browsing and insist that you sign in before you can read an article. Google sees that as a flaw, though, and intends to set things right. The......
03:51, 07/19/2019

China Destroyed Mosques and Other Muslim Sites in Xinjiang, Report Says New research suggests that China may have undertaken large-scale destruction of Islamic sites in its western Xinjiang province, where Muslim minorities such as Uighurs live under severely repressive rule. The Guardian and open-source journalism website Bellingcat used satellite imagery to examine 91...
11:17, 05/07/2019

New Acland coalmine caught drilling illegally at 27 sites – and fined just $3,152 Exclusive: Queensland authorities believed penalty – a 20th of the maximum for a single infringement – would serve as a deterrentOne of Australia’s most contentious coalmines, New Acland, was caught drilling 27 illegal bores last year and fined $3,152 by the Queensland government, a figure an enviro...
00:51, 07/30/2019

Chrome 76 prevents NYT and other news sites from detecting Incognito Mode Enlarge / The Boston Globe and some other news sites prevent non-subscribers from viewing articles in a browser's private mode. (credit: Boston Globe) Google Chrome 76 will close a loophole that websites use to detect when people use the browser's Incognito Mode. Over the past couple of years, you...
20:34, 07/19/2019

1960s aerial spy photos reveal hidden archaeological sites Archaeologists use satellite photos to spot potential archaeological sites, but urban sprawl and other human development has erased many traces of ancient civilizations. To get around that, Harvard's Jason Urs and Emily Hammer from the University of......
20:51, 05/06/2019

German police shut down one of world's biggest dark web sites Arrests in Germany, Brazil and US relate to sale of drugs, stolen data and malicious softwareGerman police have shut down one of the world’s largest illegal online markets in the so-called dark web and arrested the three men allegedly running it, prosecutors said on Friday.The “Wall Street Market” (...
12:00, 05/04/2019

Lockheed Martin awarded $76.7M for AEGIS development, test sites Lockheed Martin has been awarded a $76.7 million contract that exercises options for the AEGIS missile system development and test sites operation and maintenance for the U.S. Navy and others....
18:34, 06/20/2019

‘Cockroach robot’ designed to burrow through natural disaster sites One of nature's grossest insects has inspired researchers to create a very tiny robot designed to burrow through natural disaster sites and relay information to rescue workers....
21:17, 08/02/2019

‘Cockroach robot’ designed to burrow at natural disaster sites One of nature's grossest insects has inspired researchers to create a very tiny robot designed to burrow through natural disaster sites and relay information to rescue workers....
06:51, 08/03/2019

Yemen rebels claim drone attack on Saudi oil sites Drones claimed by Yemen's Houthi rebels attacked the world's largest oil processing facility in Saudi Arabia and a major oilfield operated by Saudi Aramco early Saturday, sparking a huge fire at a processor crucial to global energy supplies. (Sept. 14)        ...
01:34, 09/15/2019

Yemen’s Houthi rebels launch drones on 2 big Saudi oil sites Yemen’s Houthi rebels have launched drone attacks on the world’s largest oil processing facility in Saudi Arabia and a major oil field, sparking huge fires at a vulnerable chokepoint for global energy supplies...
23:34, 09/14/2019

One of the Oldest Islamic Holy Sites in the World Discovered in Israel The remains of a 1,200-year-old mosque have been unearthed in Israel’s Negev desert and it’s being celebrated as one of the earliest known mosques in the world. ...
11:51, 07/24/2019

'Stop the coup' protesters shut down central London sites Protesters shut down well-known sites in central London as thousands of people in cities across the UK took part in rallies against Boris Johnson's plans to suspend parliament....
18:17, 08/31/2019

Yemen's Houthi rebels launch drones on 2 big Saudi oil sites Drone attacks targeted a major Saudi Aramco processing facility and oilfield in eastern Saudi Arabia Saturday, the Interior Ministry said, sparking a huge fire at one of the sites before dawn....
20:51, 09/14/2019

UNESCO adds five sites to World Heritage List, including Babylon The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization added five archaeological and natural sites to its World Heritage List on Friday....
02:17, 07/06/2019

Google's new Chrome extension makes it easy to report suspicious sites Google's Safe Browsing feature will only work if it knows what websites to protect you against, which is why the tech giant is encouraging users to report suspicious sites. The company has launched a new Chrome extension called Suspicious Site Report......
09:17, 06/19/2019

Ancient tower collapses in Afghanistan, other cultural sites remain at risk GHAZNI, Afghanistan – An ancient tower dating back 2,000 years in the historic Afghan city of Ghazni collapsed this week, local officials said, raising concerns about the vulnerability of the country’s cultural heritage and the government’s ability to protect them. The old citadel known as Gha...
15:34, 06/15/2019

Ancient Afghan citadel collapses, cultural heritage sites at risk An ancient tower dating back 2,000 years in the historic Afghan city of Ghazni collapsed this week, local officials said, raising concerns about the vulnerability of the country's cultural heritage and the government's ability to protect them....
08:51, 06/15/2019

Syrian state media claims Israeli airstrikes hit sites near Damascus Regime says air defences confronted the attack, which was launched from Lebanese airspaceFour civilians have been killed and 21 injured in Israeli missile strikes near Damascus, Syria’s state news agency Sana has claimed.An Agence France-Presse correspondent in Damascus reported hearing loud explosi...
11:34, 07/01/2019

Akamai: Hackers have carried out 12 billion attacks against gaming web sites in 17 months Hackers have targeted the gaming industry by carrying out 12 billion credential stuffing attacks against gaming websites in the 17 months ended March 2019.Read More...
17:00, 06/12/2019

Hundreds of North Korean execution sites identified, says rights group South Korea-based group says it has found more than 300 such sites after interviewing more than 600 defectors A human rights group says it has identified hundreds of sites where witnesses say North Korea carried out public executions and extrajudicial state killings as part of an arbitrary and aggre...
09:17, 06/11/2019

Political-News Sites Forge Ad Group to Compete With Facebook, Google News sites from across the political spectrum hope the Digital News Alliance will help them compete better with Facebook and Google as the 2020 election cycle heats up....
14:51, 06/20/2019

Google will close a Chrome ‘loophole’ that tells sites you’re in incognito mode Google is about to improve your internet browsing privacy with the help of a new Chrome update that’s meant to prevent websites from detecting your incognito sessions. The “loophole” fix will roll out at the end of July and will have a significant side-effect, effectively blocking ...
14:51, 07/19/2019

Verizon CEO touts 1.5Gbps peak 5G speed as S10 reviewers hit approved sites Verizon just set the top bar for its 5G service in two cities at 1.5Gbps, but realistically, few users are going to see that sort of speed with the S10 5G.Read More...
03:17, 05/17/2019

Social-Media Sites Delicately Foster Online Life After Death Social-media giants are increasingly grappling with how to handle accounts of users who have died. LinkedIn is designing a plan to accommodate relatives who want to hang on to profiles as tributes to loved ones....
17:00, 08/20/2019

Part Of Kailash Mansarovar In UNESCO's Tentative List Of Heritage Sites UNESCO has included the Indian part of Kailash Mansarovar in its tentative list of world heritage sites, sources in the Culture Ministry said Sunday....
18:34, 05/19/2019

Iran claims they arrested 17 nationals working with CIA to spy on nuclear, military sites Iran said Monday that it arrested 17 nationals working for the CIA to spy on the Islamic Republic’s nuclear and military sites – and that some have been sentenced to death, according to reports. Authorities “successfully dismantled a (CIA) spy network,” the head of counter-intelligence a...
16:34, 07/22/2019

NASA chooses four potential asteroid sample sites for OSIRIS-REx mission The University of Arizona is helping bring part of an asteroid home for the first time in U.S. history. The OSIRIS-REx spacecraft started mapping Bennu’s surface as soon as it arrived in 2018. This week NASA’s team picked the final four potential sample sites. The sites are named Nightin...
11:34, 08/17/2019

BP Chargemaster’s 150kW network to allow 30min electric car charging at 50 sites this year News 8 May, 2019 UK’s largest EV charger supplier confirms it will install network of superfast 150kW chargers at BP forecourts; 100 fitted by end of year...
15:34, 05/08/2019

Firefox browser blocks sites and advertisers from tracking you online by default Like Apple's Safari, Firefox’s tracking prevention stops ad networks from identifying your browser with cookies that follow you across the internet.        ...
17:51, 06/04/2019

The EPA Is Pausing Operations at Toxic Sites as Hurricane Dorian Lashes the Southeast In response to Hurricane Dorian arriving in the South, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has begun to temporarily shutdown operations at some of the region’s most toxic facilities.Read more......
03:34, 09/06/2019

Raids hit Camioneros union sites as part of Moyano-Independiente probe More than 150 members of Gendarmerie carry out raids onlocations linked to Camioneros truck-drivers' union, as part of an investigation into illegality and Independiente's barrabravas....
05:34, 05/07/2019

Join OSIRIS-Rex Mission: Select sample sites for Bennu excavation TUCSON – The OSIRIS-Rex spacecraft has been in search of a sample collection site that is safe since Dec. 3, 2018. While they search, the spacecraft remains at Bennu where it is worthy of closer study. The process has been slower than desired because of the complicated rocky surface and danger the b...
23:00, 05/22/2019

Bringing Centuries of Bad Luck: 10 Unlucky Artifacts and Cursed Archaeological Sites When an artifact or location is called ‘cursed’ it often refers to bad luck befalling whoever possesses the object or disrespects, or sometimes just visits, the site. ...
13:34, 05/02/2019

Skepticism, Concern as Trump Prepares to Visit Sites of Mass Shootings (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump is bringing a message aimed at national unity and healing to the sites of the mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton. But the words he offers for a divided America will be complicated by his own incendiary, anti-immigrant rhetoric that mirrors language linke...
14:00, 08/07/2019

Sites like Facebook, Google and Twitter allowed white supremacists to flourish. Now what? For years, social media fostered the rise of white nationalism by giving young white males places to freely spew hate. Tech companies have been slow to act.       ...
20:00, 08/21/2019

More than 1,000 US polling sites closed since supreme court ruling, report finds Top three states for closures were Texas, Arizona and GeorgiaTrend has accelerated, with 69% occurring after 2014 midtermsJurisdictions once monitored by the justice department for racially discriminatory voting practices have collectively closed more than 1,000 polling places since a watershed 2013...
00:34, 09/12/2019

Saudi-backed Yemen forces attack Houthi sites: Al Arabiya Forces of the internationally recognized Yemeni government, which is backed by a Saudi-led coalition, killed 97 Houthi forces and captured 120 in the governorate of Al-Dhalea, Saudi-owned Al Arabiya television said on Wednesday, citing military sources....
09:17, 05/15/2019

Eight people face federal charges for running illegal streaming sites The creators of Jetflicks and iStreamitAll are facing federal charges for running two of the largest illegal streaming sites in the United States. A federal grand jury today charged eight people with conspiring to violate copyright law for their invo......
04:34, 08/28/2019

Sites stealing iPhone data reportedly targeted Uyghur Muslims The websites stealing data from iPhones might have been used for particularly sinister purposes. TechCrunch sources claim the sites were part of a state-sponsored campaign, presumably from China, targeting the country's Uyghur Muslim population. The......
21:51, 09/01/2019

Iran denies attacking Saudi oil sites but prepared for 'full-fledged war' Yemen's Iranian-backed Houthi rebels said they launched drones that struck the Saudi Arabian oil installations Saturday, disrupting crude oil output.        ...
03:51, 09/17/2019

U.S. response to drone attacks on Saudi oil sites ‘locked and loaded’: Trump Global energy prices spiked on Monday after a weekend attack on key oil facilities in Saudi Arabia caused the worst disruption to world supplies on record, an assault for which U.S. President Donald Trump warned that the U.S. was “locked and loaded” to respond....
14:51, 09/16/2019

Open source bug poses threat to sites running multiple CMSes (credit: Pixabay) Websites running the Drupal, Joomla, or Typo3 content-management systems are vulnerable to attacks that could possibly execute malicious code until administrators install just-released patches, developers and security researchers warned. The vulnerability resides in the PharStrea...
00:17, 05/10/2019

Human rights group locates North Korean execution sites SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A human rights group says it has identified hundreds of sites where witnesses claim North Korea has carried out public executions as it continues to arbitrarily and aggressively use the death penalty to intimidate its citizens. The Seoul-based Transitional Justice Working G...
18:17, 06/10/2019

The iPhone-Hacking Sites Google Found Apparently Went After Android and Windows Users Too Those hackers Google’s researchers sussed out earlier this week apparently went after more than just iPhone users. Microsoft’s operating system along with Google’s own were also targeted, according to Forbes, in what some reports are calling a possibly state-backed effort to spy on the Uighur ethnic...
04:00, 09/02/2019

Radiation levels at Marshall Islands test sites 10 times greater than Chernobyl More than a half-century after the United States government ended nuclear tests on the Marshall Islands, radiation levels are still dangerously high....
21:17, 07/16/2019

West Africa's historic slave sites bear witness to brutal trade When Gambian boat captain Abdoulie Jabang ferries visitors to Kunta Kinteh island he tells them that the waves lapping the shores of the former slave site threaten to wash history away....
18:17, 08/29/2019

Florida advocates criticize Air Force short list of possible Space Command sites Space Florida officials said Tuesday they don't believe the Air Force is following due process in seeking a location for the U.S. military's Space Command after the state left off a short list for the project....
01:17, 05/15/2019

Apple promises hostile treatment for sites that break Safari privacy rules Apple is taking a tough new stance on websites that attempt to monitor and share individuals' browsing history. In a new policy page, published on Wednesday, the company says it will treat websites and apps that attempt to bypass Safari's anti cross-......
15:00, 08/16/2019

People's DNA ancestry results keep changing as the sites gather more data: 'What's my real identity?' Wikimedia Commons People's ancestry results keep changing as sites gather more data. "We try to convey the notion that this is a living document," said Robin Smith, head of 23andMe's ancestry division. As more data pours in, it tweaks the ancestry results. "Your genes really don't carry racial, eth...
01:51, 06/26/2019

Kaspersky AV injected unique ID that allowed sites to track users, even in incognito mode (credit: Aurich Lawson / Thinkstock) Antivirus software is something that can help people be safer and more private on the Internet. But its protections can cut both ways. A case in point: for almost four years, AV products from Kaspersky Lab injected a unique identifier into the HTML of every web...
18:34, 08/16/2019

UN cultural agency removes birthplace of Jesus from its list of heritage sites in danger The United Nations’ cultural agency announced on Tuesday that it was removing the place that is officially recognized as the Birthplace of Jesus, from its List of World Heritage in Danger – crediting extensive restorative work on Bethlehem’s Nativity Church, in Palestine....
07:00, 07/03/2019

Russia nuclear monitoring sites lost contact after mystery blast: report A nuclear official said in an email Sunday that two Russian nuclear monitoring stations—specifically designed to detect radiation— “went silent” in the days following an explosion by what many believe was a nuclear-powered missile earlier this month during tests at a remote base....
12:51, 08/19/2019

Scotland's Orkney Islands: Hop the ferry to see Celtic ruins, sites from World War I, II Perched just an hour's ferry ride north of the Scottish mainland, the Orkney Islands are remote, historic, and well worth the effort.       ...
20:34, 08/20/2019

Ancient city of Babylon heads list of new Unesco world heritage sites UN also names national park in Iceland among sites protected for their value to humanityThe ancient city of Babylon and an Icelandic national park replete with glaciers, ice caves and volcanoes are among the sites that have been added to Unesco’s world heritage list. More than 1,000 sites around the...
21:51, 07/05/2019

Delhi High Court Restrains Sites From Broadcasting Cricket World Cup Games The Delhi High Court, in a latest interim order, has restrained over 60 websites, around 14 radio channels and nearly 30 Internet and telecom service providers from broadcasting the 2019 cricket World......
17:34, 06/10/2019

Yemen’s Houthi Rebels Launch Drone Strikes on Saudi Arabia Oil Sites (DUBAI, United Arab Emirates) — Yemen’s Houthi rebels launched drone attacks on the world’s largest oil processing facility in Saudi Arabia and a major oil field Saturday, sparking huge fires at a vulnerable chokepoint for global energy supplies. It remained unclear hours later whe...
11:17, 09/15/2019

Drone attack on Saudi oil sites raises risks amid U.S.-Iran tension The attacks Saturday claimed by Yemen’s Houthi rebels resulted in “the temporary suspension of production operations” at the Abqaiq processing facility and the Khurais oil field, Riyadh said....
00:18, 09/16/2019

North Korea's public execution sites numbering in the hundreds identified in new report Over 300 sites in North Korea have been identified being the location of public executions carried out by the hermit kingdom, sometimes drawing hundreds of forced spectators as the part of a campaign to intimidate citizens, according to a report released Tuesday by a human rights group....
21:00, 06/11/2019

Fires from drone attacks on two Aramco sites under control: Saudi govt spokesman Drone attacks on two Saudi Aramco factories in Abqaiq and Khurais on Saturday caused fires that the company's security forces brought under control, a spokesman for Saudi Arabia's interior ministry said in a statement....
16:00, 09/14/2019

Fires from drone attacks on two Aramco sites under control -Saudi govt spokesman Drone attacks on two Saudi Aramco factories in Abqaiq and Khurais on Saturday caused fires that the company's security forces brought under control, a spokesman for Saudi Arabia's interior ministry said in a statement....
13:34, 09/14/2019

‘We Need That Boot Print.’ Inside the Fight to Save the Moon’s Historic Sites Before it’s Too Late Half a century after humankind first walked on the moon, our sole natural satellite is becoming a much busier place. NASA wants to make a return trip, as do private American space companies like Elon Musk’s SpaceX. China has a rover exploring the far side of the moon, while countries from Isra...
20:17, 07/18/2019

Hackers actively exploit WordPress plugin flaw to send visitors to bad sites Enlarge / A redirection from a site still running a vulnerable version of the plugin. Hackers have been actively exploiting a recently patched vulnerability in some websites that causes the sites to redirect to malicious sites or display misleading popups, security researchers warned on Wednesday...
05:51, 05/30/2019

Google Chrome Update Will Close 'Loophole' That Tipped Sites Off to Your Incognito Mode In a move that is bound to piss off more than a couple of publishers, Google is readying to fix the “loophole” that allowed sites to see when you’re browsing in Incognito Mode.Read more......
07:00, 07/19/2019

President Trump's Stupid Border Wall Could Destroy 22 Archaeological Sites According to New Report President Donald Trump’s wall along the U.S.-Mexico border could destroy 22 archaeological sites in Arizona, according to a new report produced by the National Park Service. The report was obtained by the Washington Post through a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request but its findings may not ma...
17:34, 09/18/2019

Hundreds of North Korean Public Execution Sites Have Been Identified, Rights Group Says (SEOUL, South Korea) — A human rights group said Tuesday it has identified hundreds of spots where witnesses claim North Korea carried out public executions and extrajudicial state killings as part of an arbitrary and aggressive use of the death penalty that is meant to intimidate its citizens...
07:00, 06/11/2019

Europe's most child-friendly sites: Places to go when the kids are tired of museums Rick Steves suggests spots in Denmark, Germany, France, Hungary and England to take children who can't handle the thought of another museum.       ...
21:34, 07/24/2019

US blames Iran for strikes on Saudi oil sites: 'Unprecedented attack on world's energy supply' Yemen's Houthi rebels have claimed responsibility for the attacks, which created a huge fire at a processor essential to global energy supplies....
08:17, 09/15/2019

Social Media Sites Reportedly Blocked a Satirical Rap Video at the Singapore Government’s Request Facebook and YouTube appear to have blocked access to a satirical rap video after the Singaporean government allegedly requested its removal over fears it would inflame racial tensions in the city-state, Reuters reported Friday. The video featured YouTuber Preeti Nair, known as Preetipls, and her br...
20:51, 08/02/2019

‘Reaffirm the sanctity’ of religious sites, says Guterres, launching new plan to ‘counter hate and violence’ Amidst a global call by Secretary-General António Guterres to “reaffirm the sanctity” of religious sites and keep worshippers safe, the UN Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) on Thursday launched a new plan of action to “counter hate and violence around the globe”....
23:34, 09/12/2019

Swastikas Carved at Prehistoric Sites in England by Neo-Nazi Groups that Worship Norse God Odin Neo-Nazi groups in England have been carrying out sinister torchlit rituals and carving swastikas into trees at ancient sites across the country. An investigation by The Telegraph revealed that far-right groups which have adopted religious beliefs connected to the worship of the ancient Norse gods, ...
17:19, 08/11/2019

European Space Agency Chief Urges Humanity to Protect Apollo 11, Lunokhod 1 Landing Sites July 20, 2019 is the 50th anniversary of the date when Apollo 11 crewmembers Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first humans to walk on the lunar surface, and the chief of the European Space Agency (ESA) wants to give their landing site, Tranquility Base, special heritage status.Read more......
03:17, 07/21/2019

Facebook, Twitter and major social media sites blocked amid Liberian anti-corruption protest Telecommunications companies and Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Liberia have restricted Internet access in the country by blocking Facebook, WhatsApp, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat amid anti-corruption protests by citizens. The move seems to be an instruction from Liberian authorities in a ...
14:34, 06/12/2019

Dozens of English-Language News Sites Are Misreporting That a 17-Year-Old Dutch Rape Survivor Died by Euthanasia Dozens of English-language news sites, including the Washington Post, the Daily Beast, the Daily Caller, Newsweek and The Sun falsely reported that a 17-year-old girl from the Netherlands was legally allowed to die by euthanasia. Most of these outlets are reporting the same basic story: that Noa Pot...
22:51, 06/05/2019

Trump attacks social media sites after James Woods, Alex Jones other extremist conservatives banned President Donald Trump attacked social media websites after a number of conservatives and extremist figures were banned from platforms, saying that he was monitoring the situation.        ...
23:00, 05/04/2019

North Carolina closes early voting sites for special House election as Dorian lashes state's coast Hurricane Dorian caused a halt in early voting in some North Carolina counties in an unusual House election where the fight for a Republican-held seat appears to be coming down to the wire -- with both parties hoping to claim a win....
01:00, 09/07/2019

What did the Nintendo 3DS mean to you? With this week's announcement of Nintendo's new Switch Lite console, we've been thinking about the handheld that preceded it: The Nintendo 3DS, a successor to the wildly popular DS that took the dual screen and added the ability to display games in 3......
20:17, 07/13/2019

Everything Nintendo Announced At E3 2019 As is tradition, Nintendo finished out the four-day marathon of E3 livestreams with its Direct presentation Tuesday morning. The big news? A full sequel to Zelda: Breath of the Wild. We also got updates on Luigi’s Mansion, Animal Crossing, and a bunch of smaller announcements, plus two exciting new ...
19:34, 06/11/2019

Nintendo Labo VR Kit is much more than a gimmick Nintendo Labo seems to have done the impossible: brought Nintendo back to VR.Nintendo Labo seemed like a bit of a curveball when it first hit shelves last year. An add-on that lets you craft your own peripherals, it was easy to dismiss what looked like overpriced cardboard that wasn’t ready t...
15:17, 04/29/2019

Nintendo's Pokéball Plus Has Never Been Cheaper Nintendo’s Pokéball Plus is silly, unnecessary, and I can almost guarantee that you want to buy it anyway. It is a Nintendo accessory, after all. It lets you carry around your favorite Pokémon from Pokémon Let’s Go, get alerted to nearby monsters and gyms in Pokémon Go, and will soon let you transfe...
22:51, 07/10/2019

Nintendo has no plans to give up on the 3DS just yet Nintendo of America may have a new president, but its approach to supporting the 3DS console is the same as ever: if you want it, we've got it. During E3 2019, the new president, Doug Bowser, told Time that the handheld console "continues to do quite well" and is still in demand from consu...
14:17, 06/16/2019

The Nintendo Wii is still getting new games at E3 2019 At its E3 2019 keynote, Ubisoft announced Just Dance 2020, the next game in the series timed with the line’s 10th anniversary. The game is coming out on the usual suspects - Xbox One, PS4, Switch, and even Stadia - along with a surprise platform: the Nintendo Wii, per Ubisoft's press rel...
03:00, 06/11/2019

Nintendo is ‘investigating’ 5G technology Nintendo has told shareholders that it’s “investigating” advancing technologies such as 5G and cloud streaming but has explained that it won’t simply “chase trends” for the sake of it. During the 79th Annual General Meeting  for Shareholders, Ninte...
13:17, 07/07/2019

Nintendo Is Just Messing With My Emotions Now Last night, while catching up on everything Nintendo announced but didn’t reveal during its streamed E3 2019 presentation, something caught my eye and made my heart skip. Read more......
17:00, 06/12/2019

How to Get Your Nintendo Joy-Con Repaired for Free If your Nintendo Switch is experiencing Joy-Con drift, you might be able to get your Switch repaired for free—and if you’ve already paid to get your Switch repaired, you might be eligible for a refund....
16:00, 08/06/2019

Everything Nintendo showed at E3 2019 Nintendo showed a whole bunch of new games during its E3 2019 Direct video. Highlights include Luigi's Mansion 3 and a Breath of the Wild sequel.Read More...
23:00, 06/11/2019

Ah, If Only These Nintendo Games Were Real It’s that time of year again! Time for indie Japanese games store Meteor to hold their annual Famicase exhibition, which asks artists from all over the world to create cartridge art for NES/Famicom games that don’t actually exist....
04:00, 05/08/2019

Nintendo's Lawyers Need To Chill Here’s a taste of where we’re at in 2019: Every single time Kotaku writes about a fan game involving Nintendo characters, the first comments are never about the ambition or quality of the project. They’re about a fear of Nintendo’s lawyers....
05:34, 06/27/2019

E3: Nintendo Rolls Out New Games The biggest video game event of the year is underway in Los Angeles. The future of gaming is on display at E3. On Tuesday Nintendo executives unveiled the company’s newest offerings. New “Zelda” and “Resident Evil” games are among the latest releases for its popular Nin...
01:51, 06/12/2019

Geothermal baths and beyond: Rick Steves' guide to Iceland's steamiest sites Iceland was steamy long before Jon Snow and Ygritte found their love cave in "Game of Thrones." Rick Steves takes you on a tour of geothermal sites.       ...
04:34, 06/26/2019

Iran denies attacking Saudi oil sites but prepared for 'full-fledged war' Yemen's Iranian-backed Houthi rebels said they launched drones that struck the Saudi Arabian oil installations Saturday, disrupting crude oil output.        ...
00:51, 09/16/2019

Iran denies attacking Saudi oil sites, derides US 'maximum deceit' Yemen's Iranian-backed Houthi rebels said they launched drones that struck the Saudi Arabian oil installations Saturday, disrupting crude oil output.        ...
22:17, 09/15/2019

How Nintendo approached the PR battle at E3 2019 Nintendo brought up the rear in showing off new games at the 2019 Electronic Entertainment Expo, but it made noise with its Nintendo Direct livestream.Read More...
17:51, 06/18/2019

Nintendo makes over Dr. Mario for iOS and Android Nintendo revealed last night that its next mobile game is finally hitting the stores next month, and it’s the comparatively low-key Dr. Mario World. The game appears to be Nintendo‘s attempt to cash in on the Match-3 puzzle genre — sort of like Candy Crush Saga, if that game made me a little less hu...
20:51, 06/18/2019

Watch the latest Nintendo Direct here at 6PM ET It seems Nintendo will have plenty to showcase in its latest Nintendo Direct stream. It's set to run for about 40 minutes, around the same length as the previous Direct from E3, with a focus on its Switch slate for the rest of the year....
08:00, 09/05/2019

GamesBeat Decides E3: Nintendo, Zelda, and more It’s time to wrap up our thoughts on our first day of getting on the show floor. Up until this point, E3 was just an oncoming train rolling down the tracks. But now, the trade show has opened its doors, and we are all trying to deal with the consequences on the GamesBeat Decides podcast. On th...
09:51, 06/13/2019

Nintendo Suing Another ROM Site Into Oblivion Nintendo filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against the site RomUniverse, looking for millions of dollars after accusing the site of “brazen and mass scale infringement”....
02:34, 09/12/2019

Why Nintendo, Google and others might leave China Nintendo and Google are reportedly moving some manufacturing out of China, joining the many who have considered expanding their production networks in light of trade tensions. But China is unlikely to lose its dominance as a manufacturing hub....
20:51, 06/14/2019

Nintendo’s Bowser begins his reign The new president overseeing Nintendo of America faces the challenge of keeping the company's business thriving while living up to the legacy of his beloved predecessor, Reggie Fils-Aimé....
19:51, 06/19/2019

Everything Announced During Today's Nintendo Direct Super Nintendo games are finally coming to Switch Online. And I’m sure there were other announcements during today’s 40-minute Nintendo Direct, too. Like Xenoblade Chronicles and Tokyo Mirage Sessions coming to Switch. Or Fatal Fury’s Terry Bogard coming to Smash. Actually, there was a lot. Here it ...
02:00, 09/05/2019

The best Nintendo 3DS prices and deals in May 2019 If you're looking for the best Nintendo 3DS prices or New 2DS XL deals, you've come to the right place. This is a fantastic time to get a cheap 3DS as retailers continue to unleash discounts as gamers snatch up the Nintendo Switch deals too. We check the prices from all reliable online ret...
13:17, 05/10/2019

Finally, A Nintendo 64 That Can Breathe Fire This modded Nintendo 64 looks more like a botched entry for Robot Wars than a nice retro gaming console for people to gather around and play classics like Banjo-Kazooie. But it still works as a console—flamethrowers and all....
23:51, 08/12/2019

Nintendo Responds To Sufferers Of Joy-Con Drift Although it’s been an issue for some players since shortly after launch, recently more and more Switch owners have been talking about their issues with “Joy-Con drift,” a condition where the joystick on a controller detects movement even though you’re not touching it. In response to players’ Joy-Con...
03:34, 07/23/2019

Nintendo will let you play 'Tetris 99' offline for $10 Releasing Tetris 99 as a free-to-play Switch game was a canny move by Nintendo, as the popular online-only title motivated users to get a Switch Online membership. Now, Nintendo is introducing a paid component with the new $10 Big Block DLC. You get......
14:17, 05/10/2019

Nike Is Making Nintendo 64 Sneakers An upcoming colourway of Nike’s Air Max 97 doesn’t make an official mention of the console—gotta keep those lawyers at arm’s length—but its inspiration is clear: this is a Nintendo 64 sneaker....
04:17, 07/09/2019

We're Liveblogging Nintendo's E3 2019 Direct Mike Fahey and Natalie Degraffinried are bringing you all the action from Nintendo’s E3 2019 Direct. You can watch the presentation here or follow along with us below....
19:34, 06/11/2019

Nintendo gobbles up summer ad impressions Nintendo blows other companies out of the water when it comes to the gaming industry’s recent TV ad impressions, with 86% of all impressions for the June 16-July 15 measurement period.Read More...
22:17, 07/21/2019

Nintendo probably isn’t making the N64 Classic Edition, so someone else did When Nintendo followed up its exceedingly popular NES Classic Edition with the SNES Classic Edition, we assumed an N64 Classic Edition would be the logical next step. Unfortunately, the company confirmed that there won’t be any more retro consoles in the near future as it focuses on the Switch...
05:51, 06/07/2019

Nintendo's Ring Fit Adventure Is Now Available For Pre-Order Feel free to cancel your Peloton membership, now that Ring Fit Adventure is up for pre-order. Nintendo’s new $80 fitness game uses role-playing game mechanics to keep you motivated during your workouts....
04:34, 09/14/2019

What made Nintendo fans love the 3DS? As we approach Nintendo's 130th anniversary next month, we're taking some time to look back on the company's devices that preceded the Switch, and we're starting with its immediate predecessor, the 3DS. In Engadget's review of the original version ba......
09:17, 08/31/2019

'Field of Dreams' is getting a real game. Sports world should add events at these famous sites With Iowa's 'Field of Dreams' getting a real baseball game in 2020, wouldn't it be fun if other major sports planned events at famous locations?       ...
05:34, 08/09/2019

174 Delhi Monuments, Sites Declared ''Monuments Of National Importance'' Over 170 monuments and sites in the national capital have been declared as ''monuments of national importance'', Culture Minister Prahlad Patel informed Parliament said on Tuesday....
05:34, 07/03/2019

How do we beat 8chan and other far-right sites? The same way we beat Isis | Julia Ebner A determined international operation is desperately required to halt the spread of white supremacist propagandaCopycat terrorism is on the rise again, this time from the far right.Over the past few months, we have witnessed a series of lethal terrorist attacks against minorities in places of worship...
11:34, 08/07/2019

Genealogy Sites Have Helped Identify Suspects. Now They’ve Helped Convict One. A new forensic technique sailed through its first test in court, leading to a guilty verdict. But beyond the courtroom, a battle over privacy is intensifying....
10:17, 07/01/2019

Yu-Gi-Oh On Switch Is All The Yu-Gi-Oh I’ll Ever Need Most of my experience with Yu-Gi-Oh, Konami’s long-running collectible card game/cartoon series, comes from video games. I’ve tapped more virtual cards than physical ones, and most of my matches have been against computer opponents. That’s how I like it, and Yu-Gi-Oh! Legacy of the Duelist: Link Evo...
21:34, 08/27/2019

CHEAP: Call the police, a Nintendo 2DS for $50 is CRIMINAL Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! Everyone loves a little bit of on-the-go gaming. There’s little better than kicking back on a plane, train, or any other sort of transport, and losing yourself in a title. And you know the best way to play games ...
14:17, 06/08/2019

Nintendo sues ROM-sharing website for at least $2 million Nintendo isn't afraid of using litigation in its quest to stop piracy, recently succeeding in getting Switch piracy websites blocked in the UK. Now, it is continuing that fight by filing a multimillion dollar lawsuit against a ROM-sharing site....
19:00, 09/12/2019

Nintendo confirms its plans for Gamescom 2019 Gamescom 2019 is fast approaching and Nintendo has now revealed what its on and offline plans for the show will be. Gamescom itself runs from August 20 to August 24 but the majority of Nintendo’s online activity will take place between the 20th and 22nd. Across these dates, those not att...
17:17, 08/03/2019

One Year Later, Did Nintendo (And Friends) Keep Their E3 2018 Promises? In June 2018, the Nintendo Switch was a few months past a debut year that featured the standout games The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Super Mario Odyssey. What would Nintendo reveal at E3 2018 that could possibly rival their 2017 output? And could they deliver?...
23:17, 06/05/2019

Nintendo is running low on time to show NX to the public (credit: Aurich / Getty) Usually, when a new game console is nine months away from launch, the console maker has already softened the ground for the upcoming debut with trade show announcements, hints at exclusive games, and at least some public discussion of its technical specifications. Yet Nint...
12:17, 05/02/2019

Nintendo seems to be striking its music off YouTube, and that sucks After apparently resolving its troubled relationship with YouTubers, Nintendo‘s now coming down on those who upload music from its games. At least two popular channels have been hit, and if this starts a trend, there aren’t a lot of alternatives for listening to this music. The channels GilvaSunner ...
08:34, 08/15/2019

Stop Telling Me To Drink The New Tea Pokémon, Nintendo Last night’s Nintendo Direct was full of announcements, but the most exciting for Pokémon fans was likely the segment that detailed new content in the upcoming Pokémon Sword and Shield. This included reveals for two new Pokémon, one of which Nintendo is very eager for fans to literally drink....
22:34, 09/05/2019

GamesBeat Decides 121: Under legal threat, Nintendo does what’s right On the latest GamesBeat Decides, all it takes to make Nintendo act is a class-action lawsuit. And siding against Marina in Splatoon 2 makes Mike mad.Read More...
03:51, 07/27/2019

Nintendo Teases Breath of the Wild Sequel Zelda: Breath of the Wild is getting a sequel, Nintendo said today, slipping in a last-minute surprise teaser trailer at the end of its E3 Nintendo Direct....
19:34, 06/11/2019

I Wish Nintendo And Sony Made Elite Controllers Out of every single video game purchase I’ve ever made in my life, across games, consoles and accessories, I don’t think I’ve made a more sensible purchase than Microsoft’s Xbox Elite controller....
04:51, 07/25/2019

That Time Nintendo Took the Game Boy (and Pokémon) Online When it comes to online play and digital distribution, Nintendo always seem two steps behind its competitors. But things weren’t always like this, at least in Japan....
01:34, 08/26/2019

Nintendo Answer Questions About Its Plans For China In the past, Nintendo released its consoles through a subsidiary called iQue. Even Nintendo president Shuntaro Furukawa recently admitted that they “cannot say these releases were a great success.”...
19:51, 05/08/2019